“SiPhûthî, an endangered language of Southern Africa”

This Clayton B. Ofstad Lecture is also presented as a Global Issues Colloquium.

Dr. Shah has a PhD from Georgetown University, and held a postdoc at the Centre for African Language Diversity at the University of Capetown.  She has conducted linguistic fieldwork on a number of African languages, and is currently an Alexander von Humboldt Research Fellow in the Department of African and Ethiopian Studies at the University of Hamburg (Germany) and a Research Associate at the School of Oriental and African Studies at the University of London.