This guide will provide you with information and resources that will assist with your studies of English at each year level.
Last Updated: Feb 13, 2017
Identity & Belonging: Growing up Asian in Australia
What is Culture? - this website discusses the meaning and layers of culture.
About Racism? - this website has a definition of racism and discusses the role of racism in Australia.
- Don't deny our Australian Identity
This article by Kevin Donnelly focuses on Australia Day, and what it means to celebrate Australia Day and analyses what it means to be an Australian in 2013.
The Drum ABC, 23 January 2013.
- Stuck in the Middle
This is an article written by Tom Langshaw, a young Australian who has recently returned from overseas travel. He believes that people found him to be an 'unlikely representative' of an Australian and analyses his own cultural identity and belief about what it means to be 'Australian'.
Vibe Wire, 6th February, 2012.
- Like it or not, we're more diverse than ever this Australia Day
This article written by Bob Birrell, a researcher at Monash University focuses on the changing faces of Australia, a tale of two cities and nation divided in regards to the celebration of Australia Day and what it means to be Australian.
Vibe Wire, 31st January, 2013.
On the Alice Pung homepage you will find information about the author, her books and links to resources for students and teachers.
These resouces include: