Poster: NAIDOC Week 2018 Creative = involving the imagination or original ideas Recommended listening You are not boring: neuroscientist David Eagleman on human creativity Create Engagement

Gendered Language

Buzzwords Gendered Language = Language reflecting the experience, prejudices, or orientations of one sex more than the other Embedded Tweets Trump: Women want me to be politically correct so “I don't say mankind anymore. I say humankind” — The Hill (@thehill) June 19, 2018 Straw Person


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Recommended Listening Gender assignment in French – An explanation for why words are assigned either masculine or feminine gender in the French language. Quotes Être homme, c’est précisément être responsable. C’est connaître la honte en face d’une misère qui ne semblait pas dépendre de soi. C’est être fier d’une victoire que les camarades …


“Arabic Language” in the Arabic Al-Bayan Script Arabic (Arabic: العَرَبِيَّة‎)  is a Central Semitic language that first emerged in Iron Age northwestern Arabia and is now the lingua franca of the Arab world. It is named after the Arabs, a term initially used to describe peoples living from Mesopotamia in the east to the Anti-Lebanon …