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CHL Student Buzz: Meet Benjamin Chesworth…

Student, Bachelor of Asian Studies, Major in Korean language

From Poland to Pidgin

Born in 1965 in communist Poland (then officially the People's Republic of Poland), Pawel Kornacki recalls his initial years growing up in a district of Warsaw that had a pretty hard reputation fo

A Magician with Words: CHL Alumnus John Zubrzycki

Acclaimed author, journalist, diplomat, researcher, tour guide—ANU alumnus John Zubrzycki has worn multiple hats in life.

Fieldwork Showcase: King Island, Bass Strait, lutruwita/Tasmania

Professor Simon Haberle, CHL PhD candidate Matthew Adeleye, and University of Tasmania's David Bowman recently concluded an amazing round of fieldwork on the palaeoecology and fire history of King

CHL Student Buzz: Meet Peyton Cassar…

Student, Bachelor of Arts with a Major in Chinese and a Minor in Japanese

Asia Pacific Week 2021: Bringing students across the globe together like never before

Asia Pacific Week (APW) 2021 not only marked the 11th year of the event, but also signified the second year of a fully online, virtual conference, hosted by a committee of 13 ANU students s

Fieldwork Showcase: Archives in Bark, the Kimberley, WA

The ARC-funded Archives in Bark project commenced last week.

CHL Student Buzz: Meet Vienna Harkness

Student, Bachelor of Languages, Major in Korean language

The Viṣṇu Purāṇa translated: a tryst with pure Sanskrit musicality

It’s the first complete English translation since 1840. It’s uncharacteristically unique in blank verse. It was composed originally about 1,500 years ago.

Photo credit: Oksana Taran

Yoga: On the Mat and Beyond

On the occasion of International Yoga Day (21 June), Dr Shameem Black shares her insights on yoga and its close association with the concepts of politics, identity and culture.


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