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Professor Richard Hayward FBA

About this Fellow

Appointments

Current post

  • Emeritus Professor of Ethiopian Linguistic Studies, SOAS, University of London

Past Appointments

  • Emeritus Professor of Ethiopian Linguistic Studies, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, Soas, University Of London, 1988
  • Professor of Ethiopian Linguistic Studies, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, Soas, University Of London, 1988
  • Professor of Ethiopian Linguistic Studies, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, Soas, University Of London, 1988

British Academy Appointments

  • Member of Council, 1990 - 1993

Publications

The Arbore language: a first investigation (including a vocabulary) 1985

Omotic language studies 1990

Tone and accent in the Afar noun York Papers in Linguistics 1991

Other Africa, Asia and the Middle East Fellows

Professor Megan Vaughan

History, African Languages and Literature, Social History in Africa, Economic History in Africa, History of Medicine in Africa.

Professor Karin Barber

I am an anthropologist with a particular interest in popular culture, religion, and the verbal arts, both oral and written. Most of my research has been in the Yoruba-speaking area of Nigeria, and I am currently working on early Yoruba print culture.