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Arts & Orality journal volume published

The International Council of Ethnodoxologists (ICE), one of the partners of the Center for Excellence in World Arts, has collaborated with the International Orality Network in producing a volume of the Orality Journal focused exclusively on the use of ethnoarts in oral contexts. Contributions from the GIAL community include articles by Wendy Atkins (student), Geinene […]

GIAL Academic Forum: April 28

Descriptive vs. expressive reduplication in Kimaragang and beyond Dr. Paul Kroeger, GIAL Thursday, April 28, 12:20-1:15, “Brown Bag Lunch” Mahler 7 This talk describes “expressive” (or “affective”) uses of reduplication in Kimaragang (a Philippine-type language of northern Borneo); that is, the use of reduplication to express the speaker’s feelings or attitudes rather than to contribute […]

Educational Strategies in East Timor

GIAL ACADEMIC FORUM       All are welcome: Tuesday, March 29, 12:20-1:15, Note change from THURSday to TUESday “Brown Bag Lunch” Mahler 7 Dr. Steve Walter, GIAL & SIL “School Transplantation, Multilingual Education, and other Educational Strategies in East Timor” In the newly independent country of E. Timor, multiple experimental educational programs are currently underway, including one […]

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