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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Le dialecte grec ancien de Chypre
Tome I: Grammaire; Tome II: Répertoire des inscriptions en syllabaire chypro-grec
Cypriote is an Ancient Greek dialect of the first millennium BC, closely related to
Mycenean, which has come down to us as an Aegean syllabary. The renowned
Indogermanic scholar Markus Egetmeyer (Sorbonne) is one of the few
specialists for this dialect.
The two fascicles presented here offer a unique and comprehensive
documentation and analysis of the Cypriote dialect. The first fascicle is a
systematic grammar; the second a collection of inscriptions arranged according
to region and documenting all surviving material in the language (with