African Languages Staff

Dr Tessa Dowling

Office: Arts 224
Telephone: +27 (0)21 650 2036

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Senior Lecturer (African Languages). Research interests: Second language teaching and learning; sociolinguistics.

Associate Professor Abner Nyamende

Office: Arts 201.2
Telephone: +27 (0)21 650 2306

Associate Professor (African Languages). Research interests: African Literature; Oral Literature; Xhosa Clan Names.

Dr Rethabile Possa

Office: Arts 226,
Telephone: +27 (0)21 650 4896

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Lecturer (African Languages: Sotho). Research interests: Sesotho Literature; Folklore, riddles and onomastics.

Dr Mantoa Rose Smouse

Office: Arts 222,
Telephone: +27 21 650-3837

Section Head (African Languages). Research interests: child language acquisition, Second language teaching.