Institut

für

Afrikastudien

Herr Prof. James Mafela

Einladende Institution: Dr. Eckhard Breitinger, Anglistik/Amerikanistik
Aufenthalt: 01. Juli 2012 - 31. August 2012
Heimatuni: University of South Africa (Südafrika)
Informationen zur Person: James Mafela, Professor of African Languages at the University of South Africa, Pretoria, South Africa was at the University of Bayreuth in July-August, 2012 on a DAAD Scholarship for library research. His host in Bayreuth where he is not really a stranger anymore was Eckhard Breitinger. James Mafela has been working on a lexicographic study about his Venda region and other projects in collaboration with the Berlin Mission there. He is a prize winning author writing in Venda.