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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ICSNL XXXVI: The Thirty-Sixth International Conference on Salish and Neighbouring Languages
ANA ARREGUI & LISA MATTHEWSON A cross-linguistic perspective on the expression of manner DAWN BATES AND THOM HESS Tense or aspect? A prefix of future time in Lushootseed STRANG BURTON, HENRY DAVIS, PETER JACOBS, LINDA TAMBURRI WATT & MARTINA WILTSCHKO A boy, a dog and a frog HENRY DAVIS On negation in Salish BRENT GALLOWAY Integrated cognitive semantics applied to Halkomelem DONNA B. GERDTS & THOMAS E. HUKARI Argument linking and passives in Halkomelem CARRIE GILLON Negative generic sentences in Squamish Salish MERCEDES UESNEY HINKSO The semantics of the lexical suffix *wil EUN-SOOK KIM Glottalization in Southern Wakashan: a comparative study M. DALE KINKADE Proto-Salish irrealis SHARON R. KINLEY Northern Straits: A Native perspective DERYLE LONSDALE A two-level implementation of Lushootseed morphology ANTHONY MATTINA Okanagan sentence types: a preliminary working paper TIMOTHY MONTLER Auxiliaries and other grammatical categories in Klallam SCOTT SHANK And-fronting and the copula in Upper Chehalis WAYNE SUTTLES Some questions about Northern Straits JILL MARIA WAGNER Coeur d'Alene/Snchitsu'umshtsn language revitalization efforts in public high school in past and present context Martina Wiltschko Passive in Halkomelem and Squamish Salish
University of British Columbia Working Papers in Linguistics
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