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
The Cambridge Handbook of Communication Disorders examines the full range of developmental and acquired communication disorders and provides the most up-to-date and comprehensive guide to the epidemiology, aetiology and clinical features of these disorders.
The Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Head-Driven Phrase Structure Grammar
The 9th International Conference on Head-driven Phrase Structure Grammar (2002) was held at Kyung Hee University, Seoul in Korea. The conference featured three invited talks and 22 papers (18 in presentations and 4 in poster sessions), selected by the program committee. The proceedings include all the papers except those by Robert Borsley, Gunter Neumann and Dan Flickinger, and Marianne Desmets.
As has been customary in the past, the program chair and the local organizer(s) are responsible for making the work presented at the conference available to a wider audience. In order to do this as fast as possible an unrefereed electronic format was chosen.
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