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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The Iranian Journal of Society, Culture & Language is a scholarly group which publishes editions on the intersection of social, intercultural and linguistic research. Co-founded by Mohammad Reza Hahsemi and Reza Pishghadam, associate professors at Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, this private publisher is based in Mashhad, Iran and is directed by Mohammad Reza Hahsemi. It is a forward-looking group which aims at promoting and publishing cross-disciplinary research and facilitating intercultural communication.