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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AION-Linguistica is a journal published by the 'Università degli studi di Napoli L'Orientale'. National classification: A.
The Journal has traditionally been focused on languages of the Ancient World and it is also open to original contributions in other fields relating to Linguistic studies. Original contributions, as well as critical reviews, notes, and summaries, are welcome.
During the submission process authors must sign a responsibility declaration in order to avoid any intent or effect of plagiarism. Authors can find the Declaration form here: http://www.aionlinguistica.com/cfp.html
Current deadline for submissions is 15 March 2014. Papers should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. Authors are asked to submit their anonymous paper in a .doc and .pdf format (download the style sheet here: http://www.aionlinguistica.com/cfp.html). Authors are requested to cite their name and affiliation in the e-mail.
The journal adopts the double-blind peer review: both reviewers and authors remain anonymous throughout the review process.