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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Jahrbuch für Germanistische Sprachgeschichte
Band 1: Perspektiven der Germanistischen Sprachgeschichtsforschung
With the Yearbook for German Language History, the German-language academic
publishing scene sees the establishment of a periodical that dedicates
itself to the contents, methods and objects of language history and their
relevance in the context of present-day German Studies, and as such
provides a forum for current research into language history. The conception
of the Yearbook is derived principally from the aims and purposes of the
“Association for German Language History,” and it serves as the
Association’s principal publication.