Because Internet Book Review
Gretchen McCulloch is an internet linguist who analyses the ways we communicate online.
In 2019, McCulloch's first book, Because Internet: Understanding the New Rules of Language, was published by Riverhead Books.
The book explores the history of online communication in English and the linguistic trends that have emerged within it over the years, as well as the effect such communication might have on the English language as a whole.
Her debut book Because Internet: Understanding the New Rules of Language explores the acronyms, memes, punctuation, and emoji that make up our modern discourse.