Tag: Linguistics

  1. Language, Politics and History: Complexity in Language in Wartime Ukraine

    24 February this year marked the two-year anniversary of the Russo-Ukrainian war. The war has raised complex questions relating to the role of language in the war, language issues and language choice among Ukrainians in post independent Ukraine. It is impossible to divorce the notion of language with history and politics in the discourse at the same time.


  2. Graduate Researcher Series: an Interview with Chau Nguyen

    Chenyang Zhang Chau Nguyen is a second-year PhD student in the School of Languages and Linguistics at the University of Melbourne. Her PhD project investigates the implementation of new English curricular reforms in the Vietnamese context. Chau is supervised by Dr Kellie Frost and Dr Olga Maxwell. Chenyang interviewed Chau about her PhD research and […]


  3. Student Achievement: An Interview with Tula Wynyard

    Tula is a second-year PhD candidate at the School of Languages and Linguistics. She is working on documenting Ritharrŋu-Wägilak, an Indigenous language spoken in Arnhem Land, Northern Territory. She is the 2023 recipient of the John Mulvaney Fellowship. Valeria spoke with Tula about her PhD project, her fieldwork in Arnhem Land and her personal connection to her research.


  4. Graduate Researcher Series: an Interview with Valentina

    Chenyang Zhang Guzman Polanco Valentina is a second-year PhD student in the School of Languages and Linguistics at the University of Melbourne. Her PhD project investigates second language writing development under the supervision of A/Prof Neomy Storch and Dr. Kellie Frost. Her research interests focus on second-language writing and planning. Chenyang interviewed Valentina about her […]


  5. Graduate Researcher Series: an Interview with Menghan Wang

    Hangyu Zhang Menghan Wang is a second-year PhD student at the School of Languages and Linguistics of the University of Melbourne. Her research interests focus on embodiment and language processing. Her PhD project investigates the embodied mental simulation in Mandarin and English sentence processing under the supervision of Dr. Helen Zhao and Prof. Carsten Roever. […]


  6. SOLL Event: The Great Book Swap 2023

    Felicia speaks to Dr Bill Forshaw about his participation in the Great Book Swap at SOLL, and his book 'NT Mob Sharing Stories in Language'.


  7. Alumni Series: an Interview with Liu Yiming

    Felicia interviewed Yiming about his teaching career after attaining his degree, and how he applied the soft skills that he had developed throughout the course of his PhD journey to his job.


  8. Let the Voice Be Heard: SoLL Researchers present at the 18th International Pragmatics Conference in Belgium 

    Rena Gao The International Pragmatics Association (IPrA) is the largest organization of pragmatics studies,and in every two or three years, the IPrA holds a conference that provides a platform for likeminded researchers interested in the field of pragmatics to present their latest research. This year, the conference was held in Brussels, Belgium, from the 9th […]


  9. Graduate Researcher Series: an Interview with Dang Ngoc Chau

    Chau shares her doctoral research and her PhD journey with us.


  10. Linguistic Society of America’s Linguistic Institute 2023 at University of Massachusetts (Amherst)

    Felicia shares her experience and learning points from attending Linguistic Institute 2023 at the University of Massachusetts (Amherst), organised by the Linguistic Society of America.


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