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How accent bias affects our daily lives

How accent bias affects our daily lives

A recent study in the UK found that the hiring practices of 13 elite law, accountancy and financial companies favoured applicants with posh accents more so than their working-class counterparts.

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Language and table top games: recent PhD completion

Catherine Cook has been awarded a doctorate for her fascinating thesis about Person Reference Across the Multiple Worlds of Table-Top Roleplaying Games.

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Language and religion

Niru Perera was interviewed by the Tamil radio group at SBS recently about her work on language practices in a Hindu temple in Australia; you can listen to the interview here. (Although she introduces herself in Tamil, for most of the

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Simon Musgrave to teach at University of Vienna

Monash's Dr Simon Musgrave (School of Languages, Literatures, Cultures & Linguistics), will be teaching at the University of Vienna over the 2018 European summer

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In the news

Howie Manns and Simon Musgrave are both quoted in a LLCL only

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Recent PhD completions

Three of our graduate students have been awarded their doctorates recently.

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Two seminal works on ‘Cultural Linguistics’

Prof. Farzad Sharifian, Chair in Cultural Linguistics, has two ‘forthcoming’ publications. They are ‘Cultural Linguistics’

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