Paul Newman’s Online Bibliography of Chadic and Hausa Linguistics (3rd edition)

Paul Newman‘s Comprehensive Bibliography of Chadic and Hausa Linguistics, 3rd edition (Bloomington: IU ScholarWorks, 2015) is now posted online and available for use. This open access work can be found at <http://hdl.handle.net/2022/20576&gt;. This work is a corrected and greatly expanded version of the bibliography that was published initially in 2012 and then again in 2013. … Continue reading “Paul Newman’s Online Bibliography of Chadic and Hausa Linguistics (3rd edition)”

Paul Newman’s Online Bibliography of Chadic and Hausa Linguistics

The latest edition of Paul Newman‘s Chadic-Hausa Bibliography (2013) is now up and available for open use at the IU [Indiana University] ScholarWorks repository. The url is:  https://scholarworks.iu.edu/dspace/handle/2022/16600.  This Version02 is a corrected and expanded version of the bibliography that was posted early in 2012 on the DEVA site at the University of Bayreuth. The … Continue reading “Paul Newman’s Online Bibliography of Chadic and Hausa Linguistics”

Hausa dictionary available

Paul Newman has sent the following message: Zuwa ga abokai masana Hausa,      We are pleased to inform you that the Hausa-English / English-Hausa dictionary that we published with Bayero University Press in Kano is now available outside of Nigeria. If you are interested in obtaining a copy for yourselves, or if you would like … Continue reading “Hausa dictionary available”

Book reviews in JALL 42

Joseph Lovestrand has sent the following message: The latest JALL has two reviews of works on Chadic languages: Allison, Sean. 2020. A grammar of Makary Kotoko. (Grammars and Sketches of the World’s Languages, Africa 12). Leiden/Boston: Brill. XVIII+502 pages. ISBN: 978-90-04-42251-3. EUR 149. (Reviewed by: Abdoulaye, Mahamane L.). In: Journal of African Languages and Linguistics … Continue reading “Book reviews in JALL 42”

New publication: A History of the Hausa Language

Paul Newman is pleased to announce the publication of his book A History of the Hausa Language: Reconstruction and Pathways to the Present, Cambridge University Press (2022). The following description can be found at the CUP website: With more than sixty million speakers across Nigeria, Niger, Cameroon, and Ghana Hausa is one of the most … Continue reading “New publication: A History of the Hausa Language”

Now online: Bibliography of Chadic and Hausa Linguistics, 5th edition (2022)

The 5th edition of Paul Newman‘s Comprehensive Bibliography of Chadic and Hausa Linguistics has been posted and is now available online: Newman, Paul. 2022. Comprehensive Bibliography of Chadic and Hausa Linguistics, 5th edition. Bloomington: IUScholarWorks.  URL:   https://hdl.handle.net/2022/27402 DOI:    https://doi.org/10.5967/5q3g-t220 It includes approximately 3,500 linguistic works written on Chadic languages, of which about 2,000 are on … Continue reading “Now online: Bibliography of Chadic and Hausa Linguistics, 5th edition (2022)”

Bibliography of Chadic and Hausa Linguistics, 5th edition (2022)

Paul Newman has sent the following announcement: I am planning on doing one final (5th) edition of the online, open access Chadic  biblio. (The 4th, which appeared in 2018, is available at http://hdl.handle.net/2022/22181).       If any of you have Hausa or Chadic books, articles, book reviews, etc. that you would like to see included in … Continue reading “Bibliography of Chadic and Hausa Linguistics, 5th edition (2022)”

SOAS Blog Honoring Philip Jaggar on his 75th Birthday

Two celebratory blog posts have been published in honor of renowned scholar of Hausa linguistics Philip Jaggar, on the occasion of his 75th Birthday in 2020. The blog, hosted by the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), features a biography of Phil and tributes from colleagues and friends, with accompanying photographs: Biography Tributes Submitted … Continue reading “SOAS Blog Honoring Philip Jaggar on his 75th Birthday”

New Publication: Topics in Chadic Linguistics X

Topics in Chadic Linguistics X – Papers from the 9th Biennial International Colloquium on the Chadic Languages, Villejuif, September 7-8, 2017, edited by Henry Tourneux and Yvonne Treis, has just appeared at Rüdiger Köppe Verlag. The following papers are contained: Paul Newman: Russell G. Schuh – An overview of his Chadic scholarship Umma Aliyu Musa … Continue reading “New Publication: Topics in Chadic Linguistics X”