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Featured Bloggers

Graham Plaster

Graham Plaster blogs on many aspects of culture training and reeadiness for the Defense Language and National Security Education Office (DLNSEO).  Formerly, Graham served as a Navy Foreign Area Officer and currently volunteers as Editor-in-Chief for the Foreign Area Officer Association Journal, "International Affairs".  His areas of expertise and interest include social media's role in cultural change and the effects of globalization on national identity.


Jena Barchas-Lichtenstein

Jena Barchas-Lichtenstein blogs about language and culture topics for Alelo. In 2013 she earned a Ph.D. in linguistic anthropology from UCLA, and her research focused on indigenous Mexican Jehovah's Witnesses. She's traveled extensively in Latin America and Southeast Asia and has lived in both Argentina and Mexico. Her expertise includes language maintenance and revitalization and concepts of community.


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