Ear to Asia
About This Show
Ear to Asia is a podcast series produced by Asia Institute, the Asian research specialists, at the University of Melbourne, Australia.
From Japan to Turkey, from China to Indonesia, and to many places in between, Ear to Asia talks with researchers who focus on Asia -- in all its diversity of peoples, societies and histories.
If you'd like to feast your ears on in-depth conversations about the world's most populous and dynamic region, we encourage you to subscribe to Ear to Asia. Alternatively, look for us on iTunes, SoundCloud, and Stitcher, or on the Asia Institute website.
Most Recent Episode
Deciding what's a language in Tibet
Nov 21 2017
Anthropologist Dr Gerald Roche outlines the surprisingly diverse language landscape of the Tibetan Plateau, and what factors — geographic, social and political — contribute to whether a language is supported or even recognised. He also explains why some languages in Tibet are becoming endangered and how new ones are starting to emerge. Presented by Clement Paligaru. More information about this and other episodes of this podcast series is found at https://goo.gl/vBPUqE
Episodes of This Show
Nov 7 2017
Oct 24 2017
Oct 10 2017
Sep 26 2017
Rated 5 out of
I'm really enjoying this
I'm interested in issues to do with Asian culture, and the first episode of this series is very promising. Let's hope they keep it up.
Date published: 2016-10-13