ISBN 9789785644005
Pages 934
Dimensions 297 x 210 mm
Published 2019
Publisher M & J Grand Orbit Communications, Nigeria
Format Paperback

Four Decades in the Study of Nigerian Languages & Linguistics

A Festschrift for Kay Williamson

edited by Ozo-mekuri Ndimele

This volume is produced in commemoration of the official retirement of Professor Kay Williamson from the Department of Linguistics and Communication Studies, University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria. The contributing essayists cover five main generations of Nigerian linguists. The collection is divided into six sections: Language, history and Society; Applied Linguistics and Orthography Design; Gender and Communication Studies; Stylistics and Literature; Pragmatics, Discourse Analysis and Translation; and Formal Linguistics.

Some of the contributors include: Ayo Bamgbose, Okon Essie, Ben Elugbe, P.A. Nwachukwu, E.N. Emenanjo, P. Anagbogu, Chinyere Ohiri-Aniche, O.M. Ndimele, O.G. Harry, Levi Igwe, C.U. Omego, O. Ojukwu, A.U. Weje, O.N. Anyanwu and A. Idafuro.

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About the Editor

Ozo-mekuri Ndimele

Ozo-mekuri Ndimele is Professor of Comparative Grammar Dept. of Linguistics & Communication Studies at the University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria.