Dr. Connie Eble Meets "The Godfather of Urban Dictionary"


Dr. Connie Eble recently traveled to the United Kingdom where she participated in a slang workshop at the University of Leicester. At this workshop, Dr. Eble met Aaron Peckham, founder of the popular website Urban Dictionary, which functions as an online dictionary for slang words and phrases. Dr. Eble is the linguist for the English department and her research interests include the social function of slang.