Elena Seoane and Cristina Suárez-Gómez, eds. 2016. World Englishes: New Theoretical and Methodological Considerations

  • Amanda Roig-Marín University of Cambridge

Abstract

Book review

Author Biography

Amanda Roig-Marín, University of Cambridge
Amanda Roig-Marín, BA (Universitat d’Alacant), MPhil (University of Cambridge), is a PhD student at the Faculty of English, University of Cambridge, where she is currently working on the multilingual make-up of late medieval texts produced in England. She has also conducted research into present-day English and contact linguistics—particularly, into the influence of English on Spanish—, and published articles in journals such as English Today and Spanish in Context.

References

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Mair, Christian. 2013. “The World System of Englishes: Accounting for the Transnational Importance of Mobile and Mediated Vernaculars.” English World-Wide 24 (3): 253-278.

Modiano, Marko. 1999. “Standard English(es) and Educational Practices for the World’s Lingua Franca.” English Today 15 (4): 3-13.

Schneider, Edgar W. 2003. “The Dynamics of New Englishes: From Identity Construction to Dialect Birth.” Language 79 (2): 233-281.

—. 2007. Postcolonial English: Varieties around the World. Cambridge: Cambridge UP.

Published
2017-12-19
Section
Reviews