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Miché Thompson

Miché Thompson

Miché Thompson is a lecturer in Linguistics at UCT. She holds a PhD from Stellenbosch University. Her current area of research is the sociolinguistics of migration, with a keen focus on the Chinese diaspora in South Africa in the economic domain, while also drawing on recent debates around China’s political engagement in South Africa. Her interests include multilingualism and linguistic repertoires, intercultural communication, theories of migration and social change, and power dynamics in economic spaces.


Consultation Times

By appointment

Contact Details

Office address: Room 9, AC Jordan Building, UCT

Telephone: 021 650 1970

Email address: Miche.Thompson@uct.ac.za