As 2017 begins, we reflect on the beginnings and evolution of our ideas on utopia and dystopia today. From Star Wars to Leonardo DiCaprio’s latest film on climate change, we sat down with Emeritus Professor Andrew Milner, at Monash University’s School of Languages, Linguistics and Literary Studies, to talk about his research into science fictional texts, films and comics – and importantly, how this impacts our future imaginings and humanity.
You might remember Godzilla demolishing San Francisco’s Golden Gate Bridge, or Matthew Broderick defeating the … Continue reading Godzilla’s lost nuclear past: Dr Jason Jones
A humanities project.
The ambition of this network is to unite academics and writers from around the world whose work focuses on the South Asian Diaspora. We invite all internationally established scholars as well as early-career, postdoctoral and postgraduates interested in this project to register on this network…
LLCL Honours student recognised in prestigious international awards programme Honours student in Literary Studies, Calvin … Continue reading LLCL Honours student recognised in prestigious international awards programme
Last week saw Monash Arts students win the “Chinese Bridge” Chinese Language
Proficiency Competition for Foreign University Students once again.
2016 marks the 50th anniversary of Japanese studies at Monash University. The teaching program in … Continue reading Celebrating 50 years of Japanese at Monash
Two students in the master of Interpreting and Translation Studies have recently had the opportunity … Continue reading Two MITS students undertake an internship with international organisation CCAMLR
One student in the master of Interpreting and Translation Studies has recently gained in-house experience … Continue reading Internship opportunity with SPC in New Caledonia for MITS student
A video interview with Dr Jason Jones, lecturer in Japanese Studies at Monash University. Jason talks about … Continue reading Research Interview: Jason Jones
Two of Chinese Studies’ students, Sean Hyatt and Tristan McCarthy, recently won the first and second places … Continue reading Monash Chinese Studies students win first and second places in language competition
A World of Things: Exchange and Material Culture in the First Global Age, 1500-1800. Robert … Continue reading Objects in Translation: A Conversation with Curators and Historians
In 2016, the DAV, in conjunction with the School of Languages, Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics … Continue reading Monash Asian Studies Debate Competition
Congratulations to Professor Rita Wilson, Head of School of LLCL, who has just been elected … Continue reading Professor Rita Wilson elected at the Executive Council of IATIS
National Gallery of Victoria. 11 Dec – 24 April. The artist’s studio; where ideas flourish. … Continue reading Andy Warhol | Ai Weiwei – OPEN STUDIO
International Symposium, 1-2 April 2016, Monash University, Melbourne Interpreter Training and Humanitarian Interpreting The work … Continue reading Symposium on Interpreter Training and Humanitarian Interpreting
Amaryllis Gacioppo, a PhD candidate in Creative Writing at Monash Arts, was recently awarded the Lord … Continue reading Creative Writing Award for PhD student Amaryllis Gacioppo
This week, four Monash University students have been named as prestigious New Colombo Plan Fellows, … Continue reading LLCL students take off with New Colombo Plan scholarships
A number of Japanese Studies students have been recognised in this year’s JENESYS awards – … Continue reading Monash students Japan bound next year
A video interview with Dr Marc Orlando, lecturer in translation and interpreting studies at Monash. Marc … Continue reading Research Interview: Marc Orlando
A video interview with Dr Alice Gaby, lecturer in linguistics at Monash. Alice talks about her research … Continue reading Research Interview: Alice Gaby