Matthias Brenzinger: Our Featured Linguist!
It was about one and a half years ago that I finally I arrived where I had always wanted to be and do what I had always wanted-- teach students, support small language communities and conduct research on African languages on my doorstep. The University of Cape Town and my new colleagues welcomed my efforts to establish the Centre for African Language Diversity-- CALDi as well as The African Language Archive-- TALA and I was recently appointed the Mellon Research Chair: African Language Diversity this initiative. The main aim of CALDi is to train young African scholars in descriptive linguistics and open up space for research into African languages at UCT with the hopes of countering the dominance of African linguistics outside the continent. It has been a great challenge for which my whole career has been a form of preparation...Read more
FYI: Military Ling, Software, LSA Bulletin, Database
My name is Steve Flick and I am an Arabic linguist and currently a|
foreign language advocate in the Army. If you are a US citizen age
17-35, and are interested in using your Arabic (or other language), or
want to get paid to go to school to learn a language, please call
(502)626-1050 or e-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org. I
would be happy to explain the jobs available as well as the benefits
you may qualify for. Thank you.