Tag archive of language

How much is enough? Language revitalization in the Global South
justin

Seminar by Justin Brown (Huma, UCT) How much is enough? Language revitalization in the Global South Date: Thursday, 19 May 2016 Time: 13:00 – 14:30 Venue: 4th floor, Neville Alexander building   This paper reports on ongoing research on Khoisan cultural and language revival activities in Cape Town. More specifically the paper examines notions of ‘enoughness’ (see Blommaert and Varis 2013) within the context of Khoisan cultural and linguistic

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“The (Re) structuring and functions of an emerging Sheng among the Matatu crew in Kenya”
Kanana Eastus

Seminar (with the Humanities Education Development Unit, UCT) “The (Re) structuring and functions of an emerging Sheng among the Matatu crew in Kenya”, by Kanana Fridah Erastus (Department of English and Linguistics: Kenyatta University) When: Tuesday, 14 October 2014 Time: 16:00-17:30 Where: Huma Seminar Room, 4th Floor, Humanities Building, University Avenue, Upper Campus, UCT Dr Kanana Fridah Erastus works in the Department of English and

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