31 August 

Yes he Kanye? Um, probably not. 

The Daily Mail


Lecturer Thomas Adams says although stranger things have happened, a Kanye West bid for the White House, mooted by the rapper at MTV's Video Music Awards, was unlikely to succeed. 


9 September

American Cultures Workshop: The United States and the Transnational Rhetoric of Women’s Liberation

USSC Boardroom, City Road, University of Sydney


The American Cultures Workshop unites scholars of disparate disciplinary and methodological backgrounds from across the Asia/Pacific region who share a common research focus on the United States. This workshop features guest speaker Ana Stevenson from the University of Queensland

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31 August

Guam a key part of Pentagon strategy

ABC Radio Australia Pacific Beat


Modernising the US military's Guam-based assets are part of the Pentagon's new maritime security strategy, released earlier this month. Alliance 21 research fellow Ashley Townsend says Washington's strtegy addresses China's aggressive moves in the North and East China Seas.


Semester 1, 2016

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