• Book Review: He Speaks Our Language by Rob Douglas

    I recently finished reading this book and found it an inspiration to my own language learning motivation, so thought I would share a quick review on it. The book is based on the memoirs of...
    Wednesday, July 8th, 2015
  • Book Review: The Happiest Refugee

    There is nothing like personal experience when it comes to cross-cultural awareness. And I love hearing about others' experiences - it is always enlightening.This book fits the above, but at the same time is absolutely...
    Sunday, July 6th, 2014
  • Book Review: Partisan Histories

    "Partisan Histories. The Past in Contemporary Global Politics", edited by Marx Paul Friedman and Padraic Kenney, is a book I had to read for my Honours course. Now before I hear anyone say "booorrring," this...
    Friday, January 3rd, 2014
  • Book Review: Leading Across Cultures

    First off, my apologies for not posting in a while. My excuse? This book! I was given this book as a birthday gift a couple of years ago. I started reading it at the time,...
    Thursday, November 28th, 2013
  • Book Review: Over My Shoulder by Naomi Reed.

    The subtitle of this book is "Exploring the impact of personality on cross-cultural mission." Christian missions and missionaries have a long history of cross-cultural experiences. Unfortunately they haven't always had the tools they need before...
    Tuesday, August 13th, 2013