And in 2020, Fang portrays an Asian teenager subjected to bigotry ... With her purposeful body language, the cadence of her speech, and her unflinching expressions, Lowe embodies Georgia Gabor ... Antisemitism is more prevalent than just a few years ago, hate crimes against Asians rose ...
Elsewhere in San Jose, AsianAmericans for Community Involvement, which serves victims of domestic violence with its shelter and 24-hour hotline, may lose the resources to properly staff the hotline ... Further north, Asian Americans for Community Involvement in San Jose provides services to immigrants in over 40 languages.
Americans need foreign languages. As famously quoted by Charlemagne, “To have a second language is to have a second soul.” The art of bilingualism has fallen short for our AmericanK-12 students ... American students are learning foreign languages at significantly lower rates compared to that of European or Asian students.
By using the language gaps in translated words, scholars are able to produce magical effects with engraved silver bars ...Robin has the potential to be very valuable because there are currently only two Asian-language translators at Babel — one of whom is Professor Lovell.
SATOCorporation, a global pioneer in auto identification and labeling solutions today added support for Asian languages as part of its complementary live chat launched earlier this year ... SATO plans to support other languages and extend operating hours in the near future.
In English language arts, 51.3% met or exceeded expectations in English, compared with 57.6% in 2019 ... for whites and 73.7% for Asians. English language arts proficiency for Black students was 33.7%, compared with 37.1% for Hispanic students, 61% for whites and 80.6% for Asians.
THE first international student, from China, enrolled at the University of Sydney a century ago. Now its sandstone buildings hum with foreign languages. almost half the university’s students are from overseas. “For Asian kids, we value the rankings a lot,” says one of its Chinese students, who asks not to be named ... ■ .
Non-fiction. A Memoir of My Former Self by Hilary Mantel...John MurrayPress, 400pp, £25. Buy the book ... Buy the book ... Quartet ... Thoughtful clear-sightedness abounds in BrightFear, which continues the exploration of queerness and post-colonial language in Chan’s debut book, now in the context of the anti-Asian racism that accompanied the Covid-19 pandemic.