Literature / linguistic

Literature - Jan 21
Non-English speaking migrants take to the unique Australian dialect more readily than English-speaking migrants, according to research by ANU. The research from the School of Literature, Languages and Linguistics found migrants learning English as their second language use "Aussie words", such as 'esky', 'thong', 'doona' and 'nappy' at the same rate as Australian-born people.
Literature - Oct 10, 2018

Scientists at McGill have found the answer to a question that perplexed Charles Darwin. So much so, that it actually led him to doubt his own theory of evolution.

History - Literature - Jul 12, 2018
History - Literature

Since the 16th century, Basel has been home to a mysterious papyrus. With mirror writing on both sides, it has puzzled generations of researchers.

Literature - Jul 4, 2018

This year's convention is entitled 'The Literary Interface' because of the connections literature has to so many parts of our lives. A major literary symposium hosted by The Australian National University (ANU) has opened with a keynote speech by Australian author Charlotte Wood in which she challenged the notion of "relatability" in literature.

Literature - Mathematics - Aug 3, 2018

Have you heard the one about the linguist, astrophysicist, playwright, cancer researcher and screenwriter getting together to vigorously debate the validity of storytelling in science? This is not fiction, but a true story.

Literature - Jul 4, 2018

New research from The Australian National University (ANU) has shown people demonstrate unconscious negative biases when they encounter a person of ethnic appearance or hear a foreign accent. Dr Ksenia Gnevsheva of the ANU School of Literature, Languages and Linguistics asked research participants to watch videos of ethnically diverse people speaking and rate the level of accent they detected.

History - Literature - May 9, 2018
History - Literature

For 250 years, the extensive set of manuscripts and papers lay unnoticed in the University Library's basement.

Currently 93 Job in field Literature/Linguistics.
Selected Jobs
Literature/Linguistics - 17.02
Associate Lecturer (Education Focused) in Writing Studies University of Sydney
Literature/Linguistics - 01.02
Senior Lecturer in German Stockholm University
Literature/Linguistics - 18.12.2017
Post-doctoral research fellowships in Arabic historiography University of Ghent
Literature/Linguistics - 21.02
Lecturer in Playwriting (Part time) University of Manchester
Literature/Linguistics - 19.02
Departmental Lecturer in English Language and Literature University of Oxford
Literature/Linguistics - 06.02
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Arabic or Visiting Assistant Professor of Arabic University of Maryland