September 2016

01
Sep
2016

A Tale of Blood and Fur: the Life of Production on the Hulunbuir Grasslands

Dr Thomas Dubois

Located in the north of Inner Mongolia, the Hulunbuir grasslands are a major producer of horses, sheep and cattle.

Thomas Dubois

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02
Sep
2016

Yukio Mishima's "The Sardine Seller's Net of Love"

Live Performance

The Australian National University (ANU) Za Kabuki club is the oldest Kabuki troupe outside of Japan, having first performed in the early 1980s. Its performances feature a cast of students, with men playing women and women playing men.

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07
Sep
2016

Pacific Archive and Library Update

Multiple Speakers

In this seminar archivists and librarians working in the Pacific Islands will deliver an update on the state of archives and libraries in the Pacific.

photo courtesy of Kylie Moloney

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16
Sep
2016

Indonesia Update

Multiple Speakers

The technological revolution in Indonesia will be debated this 16 – 17 September at the annual Indonesia Update Conference.

Malcolm Turnbull and Joko Widodo taking a selfie

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19
Sep
2016

Influence of L1 onto L2 acquisition: A case of the topic/subjective markers in Japanese and the word order in Spanish

Haruka Woods

The 2016 ANU Language Teaching Forum continues with a presentation by Haruka Woods.

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21
Sep
2016

Japan Update - Reinventing Japan

Multiple Speakers

The Australia–Japan Research Centre and the ANU Japan Institute will once again co-host the annual Japan Update.

Image courtesy of Candida, Performa. Flickr

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21
Sep
2016

A Third Perspective between Colonialism and Nationalism: Inter-Colonial Health Governing Schemes of the League of Nations’ Far Eastern Rural Hygiene Conference, Bandung 1937

Tomoko Akami

Shortly after the outbreak of the Sino-Japanese War, the League of Nations held the Far Eastern Rural Hygiene Conference in Bandung, which was hosted by the Dutch East Indies government, between 3–13 August 1937.

Image courtesy of Tomoko Akami

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22
Sep
2016

CHL mini-masterclass discussion group

Assa Doron

This series invites CHL academic staff to talk about their experience in researching, writing and publishing. The aim of the group is to have a regular and inclusive catch-up, and to take advantage of the rich intellectual life that still exists within CHL.

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23
Sep
2016

A Planning Tool to Support Indigenous Rangers Manage Climate Change Impacts on Cultural Heritage Sites

Bethune Carmichael

Over 100 Australian Indigenous ranger groups manage a significant proportion of Australia’s natural and cultural resources.

Photo courtesy of Bethune Carmichael

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23
Sep
2016

A history of the Bantawa verbal agreement system

Kwang-Ju Cho

While Bantawa (Tibeto-Burman, Nepal) displays some typical Tibeto-Buman features in the verbal agreement system, it also displays complex morphological traits in person and number marking. Furthermore, there is a large amount of morphological variation across different varieties of Bantawa.

Image courtesy of Kwang-Ju Cho

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