Julia de Bres

Julia de Bres is a senior lecturer in linguistics in the School of Humanities, Media and Creative Communication at Massey University - Te Kunenga ki Pūrehuroa (Wellington).

Conversations That Count
May 12, 2021

How more inclusive language could improve Aotearoa for everyone

'Everyone stands to gain when we acknowledge the mana of the people we speak to.'

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Apr 9, 2021

The battle for gender-inclusive language in healthcare

For gender-diverse people and their families, going to the hospital can feel like walking into a linguistic minefield.  

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