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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Volume 43, Issue 4 - Fall 2012
On Headless XP-Movement/Ellipsis full access Kenshi Funakoshi
Children’s Grammar of Null Subjects: Evidence from Comprehension Robyn Orfitelli, Nina Hyams
Remarks and Replies
VP-Ellipsis Is Not Licensed by VP-Topicalization Lobke Aelbrecht, Liliane Haegeman
Quantificational Binding Does Not Require C-Command Chris Barker
Classifiers and DP Lisa Lai-Shen Cheng, Rint Sybesma
Flavors of Division Éric Mathieu
Voiding Island Effects via Head Movement Arthur Stepanov
Squibs and Discussion
Consequences of Candidate Omission Max Bane, Jason Riggle