High Court of Australia (Source: Wikipedia)

Don't know what jurisdictional error means? Some people's future depends on it

When people arrive in countries like Australia, seeking to be recognised as refugees and offered protection, it is obviously important that they ...

Parramatta Anglican Church (©Sadami Konchi)

Language and migration in Parramatta

The deadline to submit abstracts for papers to be presented at the 46th annual conference of the Australian Linguistic Society (ALS) at ...

"The English" migrated to their "ancestral homeland" in the first few centuries of the Common Era (Source: Wikipedia)

Getting past the ‘indigenous’ vs. ‘immigrant’ language debate

“Indigenous languages” and “immigrant languages” are much discussed in language policy research, but surprisingly little time is spent actually defining those terms. ...

Benz, Victoria. 2015. Dynamics of bilingual early childhood education: Parental attitudes and institutional realisation. PhD. Macquarie University.

Dynamics of bilingual early childhood education

Victoria Benz recently completed her PhD thesis about “Dynamics of bilingual early childhood education: Parental attitudes and institutional realisation.” The thesis is now available ...

Tetteh, Vera W. 2015. Language, Education and Settlement: A Sociolinguistic Ethnography on, with, and for Africans in Australia. PhD thesis, Macquarie University.

Language, Education and Settlement: A Sociolinguistic Ethnography on, with, and for Africans in Australia

Vera Williams Tetteh has just completed her PhD thesis about "Language, Education and Settlement: A Sociolinguistic Ethnography on, with, and for Africans ...

Memorial plaque for Ann Glover

Frightful language tests

In the Middle Ages those suspected of witchcraft were often subjected to a ‘trial by fire’ to prove their innocence or guilt. ...

Churchill Square Shopping Mall, Brighton, UK (Source: Wikipedia)

Language or religion: which is the greater fault line in diverse societies?

In a shopping mall in the city of Brighton, UK, a tourist was arrested on terrorism charges last week for taking a ...

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