“Dialogue Across Time and Space” commemorates Shakespeare and Tang’s Legacies to the world.
The Jae My Holdings Pty Ltd has established the Jae My Postgraduate Scholarship in Korean Studies at the University of Sydney.
Associate Professor Christine Ji has received a grant from the Australia-China Council (ACC). The grant of $35,000 will support her project: Innovative Digital Translation for Bilingual Communication in Business and Trade.
The School of Languages and Cultures (SLC) currently has opportunities available for sessional tutors. We are looking for motivated teaching staff who are interested in casual work during semester. Our School offers the widest range of language and culture studies in Australia. As a sessional tutor at the University of Sydney you will have the chance to work alongside world class academics. See the selection criteria for more information.
SBS Interview: la biographie de Jean-François de La Pérouse[6 September 2016]
Dr Edward Duyker, Honorary Senior Lecturer with the Department of French Studies, was interviewed by SBS radio on 4 September. He has just spent 6 months in France for his current research, working on a biography for naval officer Jean-Francoise de La Perouse. Listen to the podcast here.
BBC Radio 3 Interview | Mahler and the Tang Dynasty Poets[30 August 2016]
Stephen Johnson takes a closer look at the poetry used by Mahler in Das Lied von der Erde. He interviews Professor Yixu Lu, Head of School, School of Languages and Cultures. Professor Lu explains why the ideas expressed expressed by Mahler were relevant to the German speaking world around the turn of the twentieth century.
Call for Papers extended until 12 September | Australian Association for Jewish Studies Conference[29 August 2016]
Call for Papers – Australian Association for Jewish Studies
The 29th AAJS Conference, 12-13 February 2017
Narrativesand Counter-Narrativess: Jews, Nation and Nationhood
SUBMISSION DEADLINE EXTENDED UNTIL 12 SEPTEMBER
Dr Luis Angosto Ferrandez was interviewed on SBS radio. He speaks here about how the new census round has at last drawn the attention of Australian citizens, but for the wrong reasons.
The Government contradicts ABS's report on cyber-attack and speaks of 'denial of service'[11 August 2016]
Dr Luis Angosto Ferrandez was interviewed by SBS Radio on 10 August 2016 following the failure of the online census.
SLC Professors receive Imperial Decorations[26 July 2016]
Dr Hugh Clarke, Emeritus Professor, University of Sydney, and Dr Sakuko Matsui, former Associate Professor, University of Sydney, to receive Imperial Decorations