By Yasemin Yildiz

past the mummy Tongue examines unique varieties of multilingualism, akin to writing in a single socially unsanctioned “mother tongue” approximately one other language (Franz Kafka); mobilizing phrases of international derivation as a part of a multilingual constellation inside of one language (Theodor W. Adorno); generating an oeuvre in separate languages at the same time (Yoko Tawada); and combining varied languages, codes, and registers inside of one textual content (Feridun Zaimoglu).

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