Bantu base Afrika 2016


Language and Culture in South Africa


About the Program

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About

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  • Jul 21 - Aug 19, 2016

    Exploration Seminar dates

    Led by Clarissa Surek-Clark

  • South Africa

    Johannesburg/Pretoria, Durban, Zululand

    12 credits:
    LING 234 5 credits
    LING 390 4 credits
    LING 480 3 credits

  • No prerequisites!

    Just an open mind.

    It is helpful to have taken LING 200, LING 400 or ANTH 203.

Details

How awesome it is?

Details

How awesome it is?

Durban, South Africa

A treasure in the Southern Hemisphere

Post-Apartheid South Africa is home to 11 official languages, making it a perfect laboratory for those who are interested in multilingual issues.

For more information contact program director Clarissa Surek-Clark surekcla@uw.edu

Application

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Application

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  • From the Study Abroad Fair 2014

    From the Study Abroad Fair 2013

    Application information

    Contact the Program Director Clarissa Surek-Clark for more information at surekcla@u.washington.edu

Team

Real people, real adventure

Team

Real people, real adventure

  • Clarissa Surek-Clark

    Program Director

    Surek-Clark is originally from Curitiba, in southern Brazil, and she has spent many years living in and researching South Africa. Her academic interests involve languages in contact and translation.

  • Kerry Jones (with Clarissa Surek-Clark)

    Program Co-Director


  • Mpumelelo Bhengu

    Zulu Teacher

  • Carmen Billiet

    Local Coordinator

  • Laada Bilaniuk

    Program Co-Director (2013)

  • Alicia Wassink

    Program Co-Director (2014)

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Students can contact Clarissa Surek-Clark by the email surekcla@uw.edu, or at Guggenheim 418C to get more information.