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Diary 4/27: Globalization and the Media

Today we talked about global media in the digital age. One of the first things we went over is the definition of intercultural communications, which we saw a humorous example of in the “Diversity Training” scene from… 345 more words


Writing per se

From the 1920s on, the Surrealists in Paris cultivated écriture automatique, automatic writing. This meant that, as a poet, you just wrote whatever came into your head. 435 more words


Intercultural Communication: Unity in Diversity | Review

We might spend our life thinking that communicating with other countries are going to be a piece of cake; especially if we “know” a lot about the culture we’re communicating with by knowing their cuisine, language, how they dress, their marriage ceremony, whatsoever. 501 more words


Why Google Translate Won't Replace Your Brain

 Disclaimer: The following is an old post, which I am reposting on this new website. 

I love technology way too much, to the point where I  (too frequently) read what other people would consider to be obscure technology blogs devoted to specific mobile operating systems.  433 more words

Communication And Technology

I think I'm too shy to be French

This thought crossed my mind today as I was reviewing my research (Tanous, in preparation ) on conversational practices in French and English.

For this research project, I looked at a bilingual French-English conversation group, and the conversation practices used by French people and by American people. 325 more words


CFP - Education, migration, and translation (U of Otago)

Research Symposium, Sunday 26 November 2017

Hosted by the Centre for Global Migrations, Dunedin, University of Otago

Keynote speaker: Professor Michael Singh (Western Sydney University) 434 more words


Introduction to Cross-Cultural Communication

From just a small amount of personal research, one can learn invaluable lessons and reminders from the work that has been done in the cultural sciences, which will serve you on your journey to international destinations. 239 more words