Amanda Montell

Amanda Montell

Amanda Montell is a writer and reporter from Baltimore with bylines in Marie Claire, Cosmopolitan, Woman's Day, The Rumpus,, and WhoWhatWear, where she is the staff features editor. Amanda is the author of the nonfiction book Wordslut: A Feminist Guide to Taking Back the English Language (Harper Wave, 2019). As a pop linguist, Amanda's insights have been featured in Glamour, Bustle, Refinery29, Hello Giggles, and Bust Magazine. Her favorite English word is "nook," and her favorite foreign word is "tartle," the Scottish term for when you hesitate while introducing someone because you've forgotten their name. Amanda holds a degree in linguistics from NYU and lives in Los Angeles. Find her on Instagram @amanda_montell.

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    • A Feminist Guide to Taking Back the English Language
    • By: Amanda Montell
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    • Length: 6 hrs and 56 mins
    • Release date: 05-28-19
    • Language: English
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