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· October, 2008

Stories about Language from October, 2008

Blogger of the week: Rezwan

Global Voices new South Asia editor, Rezwan, from Bangladesh has been with Global Voices as a volunteer author since 2005. Memorable posts by Rezwan include a report on Twittering' an...

Palestine: Frequent Words

Palestinian blogger Haitham Sabbah shows his readers the words he frequently uses on his blog.

Jamaica: Poetry Rubric

A rubric for assessing poetry? Jamaican Geoffrey Philp is working out the parameters.

The Balkans: Against “Balkanization”

Hudin thinks it's time to stop using the word “Balkanization”: “Of course we don't say USSRization, Czechoslovakization, British Empirization, or even Austro-Hungarization. No, we say Balkanization and we say it...

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