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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Phonology at Santa Cruz, Volume 6, edited by Adam Ussishkin, Dylan Herrick, Kazutaka Kurisu, and Nathan Sanders. 1999. iv, 96 pp. Paper [no ISBN number]
Contents "Georgian Yes-No uestion Intonation" Ryan Bush "Syllabification in Khalka Mongolian and Output-Output Correspondence" Ryuji Harada "Catalan Cluster Simplification and Nasal Place Assimilation" Dylan Herrick "Lexical Classes in Japanese: A reply to Rice" Junko Ito, Armin Mester, and Jaye Padgett "Infixal Nominal Reduplication in Manarayi" Kazutaka Kurisu and Nathan Sanders "Relational Markedness in Bantu Vowel Height Harmony" Jason Riggle "Head Dominance in Modern Hebrew Prosodic Morphology" Adam Ussishkin "Turkish Emphatic Reduplication" Andrew Wedel