Hesitating to introduce yourself to someone because you aren’t sure how to pronounce the person’s name? See if the person is listed in ScholarNames: The Kairos Pronunciation Wiki.
What Is It?
ScholarNames is a growing collection of recordings of scholars saying their names as they like them pronounced. The list includes links to the Writing Studies Tree, where you can learn more about the people listed on the site.
Add Your Own Name
You can add your own name to the collection by recording yourself saying your name, and then sending the audio file to scholarNames@technorhetoric.net. You can find more details on the ScholarNames site.