Living, working and studying in (a) vehicular language(s): Language, discourse, hybridity and identi

Venue: Turku, Finland

Location: Turku, Finland, Finland

Event Date/Time: Sep 26, 2008 End Date/Time: Sep 28, 2008
Paper Submission Date: Mar 01, 2008
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A vehicular language (VL) is, among other things, « a contact language between persons who share neither a common native tongue nor a common national culture » (Alan Firth 1996). VLs are usually opposed to vernacular languages. This conferen