LINGUISTICS

Articles about African linguistics

Africa Book : Readings in African Dialectology and Applied Linguistics

Readings in African Dialectology and Applied Linguistics Readings in African Dialectology and Applied Linguistics is a resource book that covers a wide range of topics on African Dialectology, Dialect-Syntax, Syntax and Phonology, Sociolinguistics, Applied Linguistics and Literary Criticism. It is also an outlet for researchers in the field of microcomparative African Dialectology. The goal is to stimulate cooperation in the […]

Categories: AFRICA, BOOKS ABOUT AFRICA, LINGUISTICS

Call for Papers: Postcolonial Pragmatics – Linguistics and Literature

Call for Papers for a volume on Pragmatic Perspectives on Postcolonial Discourse: Linguistics and Literature edited by Christoph Schubert and Laurenz Volkmann to be published by Cambridge Scholars Sociolinguistic research on global varieties of English so far has mainly concentrated on the levels of phonology, grammar, and vocabulary. By contrast, little has been published on pragmatic, discursive or […]

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Call for papers: SALALS Special Issue on Phonetics and Phonology in Bantu

Contributions are sought for a special issue of the Southern African Linguistics and Applied Language Studies (SALALS) focusing on Phonetics and Phonology in Bantu.

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Arabic Script in Africa: Website Announcement

We have set up a Tumblr-based website at http://www.tasia.org dedicated to the studies of African languages written in Arabic script (Ajami) and related
disciplines.

Categories: AFRICA, AFRICAN COUNTRIES, LINGUISTICS