Kendra Marks, Senior editor
The act of communicating through the written word has always been important to me. I’m fascinated by the way the English language changes over time and within different communities. I believe editing should occur within a variety of dialects and styles, rather than by strictly prioritizing one form of English over another. Language reflects social and cultural change … more

Alyson Fortowsky, Editor
I teach English reading and writing skills at the college level in Toronto, Ontario. Students often ask if I truly notice weak writing in everyday settings, including in advertisements, newspapers and comment sections. I tell them I do because I have specific training and an aptitude, both of which partly result from lucky circumstances. So they ask: why does it matter? … more