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UPD Research on Uncunwee

Publications:

Williams, Robert S., Jakobi, Angelika, and Jade Comfort.  2009. “The Uncunwee (Ghulfan) Documentation Project: Linking Language Documentation to Language Conservation” in Austin, Peter, Bond, Oliver, Charette, Monik, Nathan, David, & Sells, Peter (Eds.). Proceedings of Conference on language documentation & linguistic theory 2.  London: SOAS.

Williams, Robert S., & Jade Comfort.  2007. "Language documentation and description among refugee population", in Austin, Peter, Bond, Oliver, & Nathan, David (Eds.). Proceedings of Conference on language documentation and linguistic theory.  London: SOAS.

Conference Presentations:

Comfort, Jade, & Jakobi, Angelika. The verb 'to give' as a verbal extension in Uncunwee (Kordofan Nubian). 10th Afrikanistentag, Mainz, Germany, April 9, 2010.

Comfort, Jade. Spatial topography and the locative case in Uncunwee (Kordofan Nubian). World Congress of African Linguistics 6, Universität zu Köln, August 17, 2009.

Comfort, Jade.  Ghulfan Diminutives. 38th Colloquium on African Languages and Linguistics, Leiden University, The Netherlands, August 2008.

Comfort, Jade.  Deverbative Processes in Ghulfan. 39th Annual Conference on African Linguistics, Athens, Georgia, April 2008.

Jakobi, Angelika. Differential object marking in Uncunwee (Kordofan Nubian) . World Congress of African Linguistics 6, Universität zu Köln, August 17, 2009.

Jakobi, Angelika, & Williams, Robert S. Number marking in Ghulfan. 10th Nilo-Saharan Language Colloquium, Paris, August 2007.

Williams, Robert S. and Ghulfan, Gumma I. On grammatical and discourse properties of Uncunwee traditional songs. Humanities of the Lesser Know, Lund, Sweden, September 10 -11, 2010.

Williams, Robert S.  Reciprocals and reflexives in Uncunwee. World Congress of African Linguistics 6, Universität zu Köln, August 17, 2009.

Williams, Robert S. Ditransitive constructions in Uncunwee.  40th Annual Conference on African Languages, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, April 9, 2009.

Williams, Robert S. Language documentation in the Nuba Mountains of Sudan:The Ghulfan Documentation Project.1st International Conference on Language Documentation & Conservation, The University of Hawai’i a Manoa, March 13, 2009.

Williams, Robert S., & Comfort, Jade. Ghulfan possession. 10th Nilo-Saharan Colloquium, Paris, August 2007.