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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Journal of Intercultural Communication Research
The Journal of Intercultural Communication Research (JICR), a Routledge
journal, is calling for papers on child-raising across cultures, focusing on
practices, cultural values, and cultural rules (or 'scripts'). Selected papers will be
published in a JICR special issue in 2013.
Each paper should be a maximum of 10 pages in length, double spaced,
excluding references, figures, and tables, etc. The deadline for submission is
January 14, 2013. All submissions must be submitted via the Manuscript
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