The Secret Life of Pronouns (2011) shines a light on the everyday language that we seldom pay attention to, revealing the ways in which it serves as a window into our personality and our social connections.
James W. Pennebaker is the chair of the Psychology department at the University of Texas at Austin, and is author of Writing to Heal and Opening Up.
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