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).

Show description

Read Online or Download Beyond the Mother Tongue: The Postmonolingual Condition PDF

Best linguistics books

Download e-book for kindle: Language and Social Cognition: Expression of the Social Mind by Hanna Pishwa

This interdisciplinary quantity offers a singular point of view on social features of language. It perspectives methods of the way the purchase and administration of information of ourselves and others is mirrored in language. as a result, through combining the 2 disciplines social cognition and linguistics, it proceeds past cognitive linguistics through reading language from a much wider point of view together with cultural matters.

Kathleen Fritzsche's Französische Lehnwörter im Japanischen (German Edition) PDF

Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2005 im Fachbereich Sprachwissenschaft / Sprachforschung (fachübergreifend), observe: 1,0, Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz, Sprache: Deutsch, summary: Obwohl Shiga Naoya 1946 sogar den Versuch unternahm, Französisch als Nationalsprache in Japan zu etablieren (Suzuki 1990: 41), hat diese Sprache nie so einen großen Einfluss auf das Japanische ausgeübt wie etwa das Englische.

Download e-book for kindle: Language and Time: A Cognitive Linguistics Approach by Vyvyan Evans

Utilizing language and concept to mend occasions in time is among the most complicated computational feats that people practice. within the first book-length taxonomy of temporal frames of reference, Vyvyan Evans presents an outline of the position of house in structuring human representations of time. difficult the belief that point is straightforwardly established when it comes to area, he indicates that whereas area is necessary for temporal illustration, time is however separate and distinguishable from it.

Download PDF by Gabriele Diewald,Elena Smirnova: Linguistic Realization of Evidentiality in European

This booklet offers a range of contributions to the workshop "Linguistic consciousness of evidentiality in ecu languages", held on the thirtieth Annual conference of the German Society of Linguistics in Bamberg (February 27-29, 2008), and extra papers, that have been specially commissioned for this quantity.

Extra resources for Beyond the Mother Tongue: The Postmonolingual Condition

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Beyond the Mother Tongue: The Postmonolingual Condition by Yasemin Yildiz


by Ronald
4.4

Get Beyond the Mother Tongue: The Postmonolingual Condition PDF
Rated 4.28 of 5 – based on 20 votes