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· April, 2008

Stories about Language from April, 2008

Jamaica: Su Su

Guyana: RIP McAndrew

Japan and China: Nationalistic Language Learning

Russia: Computerization of the Russian North

Lebanon: “Embarrassed Arabic Language”

Jamaica: Contemporary Poetry

Jordan: Three Nasty Words

Jamaica, Guyana: Evolution

China: A History of Red Heart

Jamaica, Martinique, Trinidad & Tobago: Lighting the Way

Angola: A glossary of Angolan terms

Remembering Aimé Césaire

Aimé Césaire - Martinican poet, politician and consummate West Indian - passed away today at the age of 94. It is not often that politics and poetry go together, but...

Jamaica, Guyana, U.S.A.: Virginia Tech Remembered

Zizou from Djerba translates the Dalai Lama in Seattle

Global Voices in Spanish and Canal Solidario

Readers of Global Voices in Spanish and Canal Solidario will have recently noticed a small widget showing on both webpages. The one on Global Voices in Spanish displays the latest...

China: Demonizing?

Jamaica: More Poetry

Bahrain: Surreal Gulf Moments

China: Tibet Fatigue Syndrome and Lhasafication

China: Nationalist traitor at

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