Tuesday, March 15, 2016 |
Douglas Coupland's first novel, Generation X: Tales for an Accelerated Culture, turns 25 today! A crackling, hyperaware salute to the 20-somethings of the 1990s, Generation X was the beginning of Coupland's celebrated career as a novelist. Throughout the book, Coupland coined 96 new phrases, defining and satirizing generational sub-groups, office culture and the general malaise of the underemployed and overeducated. Put your knowledge of Coupland's Generation X vocabulary to the test with our quiz below.