In this course, students will read and discuss in English an easy introduction to linguistics written for native speakers. We will have lectures on the topics below, watch brief English documentaries, and students will present on those topics too. We will also promote Iwami in English through social media and our website. We will work asynchronously with students in Peru from 20th April to 14th May to learn about their lifes and tell them about Japan. We will continue video linking with our partner seminar in Poland, and Theatre students in the US.