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
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Proceedings of the Northeast Linguistics Society (NELS 29 Conference proceedings, mixed)
* Agbayani: The Locality and Optionality of Scrambling * Ahh: Vowel Length-Driven Syllable Weight * Alexiadou: Remarks on the Syntax of Process Nominals: An Ergative Pattern in Nominative-Accusative Languages * Alexiadou and Anagnostopolou: Non-active Morphology and the Direction of Transitivity Alternations * Anagnostopulou: On Clitics, Feature Movement and Double Object Alternations * Baker and Stewart: Verb Movement, Objects, and Serialization * Bird: Multidimensional Exploration of Online Linguistic Field Data * Blight: Subject Positions and Ellipsis * Boeckx: Expletive Split: Existentials and Presenatationals * Branigan and Mackenzie: Binding Relations and the Nature of 'pro' in Innu-aimun * Co^te@: Edge Effects and the Prosodic Hierarchy: Evidence from Stops and Affricates in Basque * Drozd and Koster: Dutch Children's Comprehension of Bound Variable Constructions * Duffield and Matsuo: On the Acquisition of Ellipsis and Anaphora by First and Second Language Learners * Elbourne: Some Correlations between Semantic Plurality and uantifier Scope * Ernest: Adjuncts, The universal Base, and Word Order typology * Fernald: An Anaphoric Account of Stage-Level Predicates * Gafos and Lombardi: Consonant transparency and vowel echo * Hansson: 'When in Doubt...': Intraparadigmatic Dependencies and Gaps in Icelandic * Jun: Generalized Sympathy * Karvonen and Sherman: Opacity in Icelandic: A Sympathy Account * A. Kathol and Vanbik: Morphology-Syntax Interface in Lai Relative Clauses * Kim: Constraints on the Formation of Korean and English Resultative Constructions * Kim: Tone Spread Decomposed * Kochetov: Constraints on Distribution of Palatalized Stops: Evidence from Licensing by Cue * Kondrashova: Barenaked Tenses and Their Morphological Outfits * Landou: Control and Extraposition: The Case of Super-Equi * Lee: Evidence for Tense in a