Literator is an influential, frequently cited, peer reviewed and open access journal. It is accredited since 1988. Literator publish research articles and essays on linguistics and literature in general but is focused on the study and comparative study of South African languages and literatures and other cultural phenomena across language, media and cultural boundaries. View our Editorial Team.

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Original Research

Transgressive body in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s Americanah  
Omotola T. Adeyelure, Alwyn P. Roux
17 March 2023

Original Research

Language maintenance and shift among amaBhaca of Umzimkhulu, KwaZulu-Natal  
Yanga L.P. Majola, Zempilo S. Gumede, Nontobeko T. Mbatha
24 February 2023

Original Research

‘Dít wat ons mense maak’: Posthumanisme en affek in In ’n land sonder voëls (Harry Kalmer)  
Adéle Nel
06 February 2023

Original Research

Language maintenance: Factors supporting the use and maintenance of isiZulu in Soshanguve  
Nontobeko T. Mbatha, Yanga L.P. Majola, Zempilo S. Gumede
19 January 2023

Original Research

Die verwantskap tussen khôra en die mistiek in M.M. Walters se gedig ‘Die groot stilte’  
Elizabeth J. van der Berg, Phil van Schalkwyk
21 December 2022

Original Research

La vie devant soi – Die lewe lê voor, maar ook agter ons: Hoop vir die toekoms uit traumatiese verledes?  
Pieter Verster
15 December 2022

Reviewer Acknowledgement

Acknowledgement to Reviewers  
Editoial Office
15 December 2022


Continuity and new directions  
Phil van Schalkwyk
09 December 2022

Original Research

Contrastive analysis of word-formation strategies in the translated South African Constitution  
Respect Mlambo, Muzi Matfunjwa, Nomsa J. Skosana
29 November 2022

Original Research

Translanguaging in a Northern Sotho classroom: A case study of Khelobedu-speaking learners and their teachers in the Foundation Phase in Mopani District  
Tsebo Ramothwala, Itani P. Mandende, Madoda Cekiso
18 November 2022
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Posted: 2022-01-27

Book Release: Latest book from Nicolaas Buitendag


Title: States of exclusion: A critical systems theory reading of international law . This scholarly book contributes to development of legal sovereignty. Download the open access PDF: https://bit.ly/3ThxdHD North-West University published this book in partnership with AOSIS. Watch the below interview with author Nicolaas Buitendag and learn about this book’s contribution to the specific scientific discourse.

Posted: 2023-03-16
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