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Love of Reading Local Languages
(Uganda Christian University, 2018-06)
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An analysis of bullying in schools as presented by two Ugandan novels
(Academic Journals, 2018)
This paper analyzes the depictions of bullying in schools in two selected Ugandan novels: Goretti Kyomuhendo’s The First Daughter (1996) and Mary Karooro Okurut’s The invisible Weevil (1998). The study is about the vices ...
Analysis of the Depiction of Corporal Punishment in Two Ugandan Novels and Its Effects on Students
(SCIENCEDOMAIN international (SDI), 2018)
This paper examines the portrayal of corporal punishment in Mary Karooro Okurut’s The Invisible Weevil  and Julius Ocwinyo’s Fate of the Banished . The researchers investigate the issues and challenges surrounding ...
Riddling, Word-Play and Language Growth
(Uganda Christian University, 2017)
Word-play and/or riddling are sometimes castigated as a diversionary use of language. While some are fascinated by it and would go miles to appreciate such entertainment, others feel it is insincere and nonsensical. This ...
One-On-One Riddling Approaches to Local Languages and Literature Revitalization In Uganda
The gains and challenges in fulfilling the Asmara 2000 declarations on African Languages and Literatures have shown that individuals are the key to sustainable revitalization. Using riddling approaches, the author has ...
Mahatma Gandhi’s Perspective of Discipline: An Understanding of African Proverbs on Peace.
(Uganda Christian University, 2017-09)
Mahatma Gandhi’s perspective of discipline, which is also the basis of respect for the self and others comprises of truth (Satya), non-violence (ahmsa), self-control (brahmachaya) non-stealing (a steya) and non-possession ...
From known to unknown: language and Literature learning and teaching in Uganda
(Language teaching and resource center, School of education Makerere University, 2000-04)
The declining enrolment and standards of English language and Literature in Uganda can be attributed to three major factors: (i) Communication incompetence due to a colonial language education legacy (ii) Disparity ...
UCU Creative Writing, Reading, Translating and Publishing for children in local languages
(Uganda Christian University, 2018-08)
Uganda Christian University Community Service Writing, Reading, and publishing for Children in Literature
Symbolism in Robert Serumaga play, The Elephants
(Uganda Christian University, 2018-11)
Serumaga’s play, The Elephants uses intensive alchemical symbolism of Fire, Water, Air, Earth, Sulfur, Mercury, and Salt to depict the conflicts and changes in post-independent Uganda of June 1969. The two act play shows ...
Language, the Sustainable Development Goals, and Vulnerable Populations
(The Centre for Research and Documentation on World Language Problems and the Center for Applied Linguistics, 2017-05)
Cultures that use indirect language today face the challenge of being misunderstood. Indirection is often associated with lack of self-esteem, zeal, truthfulness and sincerity. Yet, it is for some, a style of language ...