These short videos and classroom resources on historical linguistics were made available in the lead up to the Language Across Time outreach event at the ICHL24 conference. See the first materials below!

Instructor copies of the worksheets can be obtained from the event organisers: or  (08 6488 2850).

Video 1 – The Malagasy

Worksheet 1 – Austronesian: a reflection of the past

Worksheet 1

Video 2 - Reconstructing culture through language

Videos produced by the University of Western Australia for the Language Across Time event which is part of the International Conference on Historical Linguistics (ICHL), 1-5 July 2019, Canberra

Worksheet 2 - Who are we?

Worksheet 2

Video 3 - Human history through language and genes

  • Australian Government
  • The University of Queensland
  • Australian National University
  • The University of Melbourne
  • Western Sydney University