QFWR22_04; Fabricating Vocabularies

Fabricating Vocabularies


This “lecturcise” was guest presented by Emma Irwin on the topic of imagined and created languages within storytelling as a means to fully enrich that created world.

A sample from the presentation read

Neologisms can take many forms, and may beentirely new, or formed of existing words. Togive you an example, “mansplain” combinesthe words “man” and “explain”. However,neologisms don't have to be constructedlanguage. They can also be an existing wordthat has developed.

26 June, 2022