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Words, words, words...

The last few weeks the Linguistics department have been runningĀ a Rapid Word Collection workshop in a nearby village called Mmazame. We were working with the Kabwa community (one of the language groups that we’re involve with here in Musoma), with the aim of collecting… 855 more words


Learning As I Know It

They say that learning is not confined in the four sides of a room. Because when you go outside and see the actual processes, you get a glimpse of the significance of your study. 372 more words

Random Thoughts

Oregon Canvassers Workers Push for Unionization at Union-Funded Workplace

Seven workers and union activists head toward the office on September 17, just before the morning shift begins, debating how to enter. Should they all parade in together? 1,927 more words


Tiefo Calendar

Tiefo Calendar

Here is a draft of a Tiefo Calendar, requested by the people of Gnanfongo in response to the printing of a calendar from neighboring Noumandara.


FLEx to XeLaTeX

I’m so thrilled because I’ve been working for months to find a way to export texts from SIL Fieldworks into LaTeX and it finally worked!!! It’s a process but if you use both programs then you know it’s worth it. 159 more words

A Poetics of Place and Site-Specificity in Contemporary Poetry

My review of Lytle Shaw’s Fieldworks: From Place to Site in Postwar Poetics (University of Alabama Press, 2013) is in the current edition of Hyperallergic Weekend… 318 more words