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Authors: Huang, Harry J
Date: 2005
Language: chi
Resource Type: other
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1236618
Description: Short story
Authors: Grey, Alexandra
Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: other
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1183411
Description: Language is a political resource, mobilized by different people for different purposes. This is a familiar idea; there are scholarly works, newspaper columns and movies about the deliberately strategi ... More
Authors: Piller, Ingrid
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: other
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1076675
Description: October is Mental Health month here in New South Wales. The campaign runs under the slogan “Celebrate, connect, grow” and includes some fantastic tips how to look after your mental health. The key poi ... More
Authors: Piller, Ingrid
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: other
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1077407
Description: About ten years ago an overseas student from South Korea who was about to fail a unit I was teaching left a suicide note under my office door. She described herself as a “loser” who – in contrast to o ... More
Authors: Davies, Justin
Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: other
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1230606
Description: Short story (writing as Justin Tonks)
Authors: Cho, Jinhyun
Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: other
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1077601
Description: I recently volunteered to give a presentation on the profession of translation and interpreting as a parent helper for a community worker series at my son’s primary school in suburban Sydney. To make ... More
Authors: Piller, Ingrid
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: other
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1076738
Description: I’ve just found an e-mail from Apple in my spam folder with a ‘personal’ invitation to attend one of their new store openings in Sydney. I’m not going for two reasons: first, Apple has not yet done an ... More
Authors: Piller, Ingrid
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: other
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1076787
Description: In 1924 the first university Department of Anthropology in Australia was founded at the University of Sydney. The founding professor was Alfred Radcliffe-Brown, a theoretical anthropologist whose aim ... More
Authors: Piller, Ingrid
Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: other
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1077100
Description: A most amazing book has just landed on my desk: Do you speak Swiss, edited by Walter Haas, is the final report on a Swiss National Research Project devoted to Linguistic Diversity and Language Compete ... More
Authors: Piller, Ingrid
Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: other
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1077052
Description: On The Science Show they recently had a program about how unfamiliar sounds, rhythms and tonalities can drive people crazy. I learnt that neuroscientists have been experimenting with the idea that whe ... More
Authors: Piller, Ingrid
Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: other
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1073649
Description: A while ago, I reported on the findings of a US study that demonstrated that children of immigrants who achieve high-level bilingual proficiency in both English and their home language have, as young ... More
Authors: Piller, Ingrid
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: other
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1076770
Description: On October 27, 1857, a group of Aboriginal Australians, members of a group known as Yiman carried out a massacre: they attacked Hornet Bank Station, a newly-established large sheep run in Queensland. ... More
Authors: Davis, Rhonda
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: other
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/221277
Description: 1 page(s)
Authors: Giggs, Rebecca
Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: other
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/306925
Description: 2 page(s)
Authors: Piller, Ingrid
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: other
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1077414
Description: Non-English speakers’ access to emergency services in Australia is in the news again as a Melbourne man has been convicted of the murder of his wife. What makes the case particularly shocking is the f ... More