Elizabeth Lanza

List of John Benjamins publications for which Elizabeth Lanza plays a role.



This article focuses on linguistic and cultural identity constructions in interactions between members of the last generation of a former heritage language speaking community and speakers from the homeland of their ancestors. The data come from fieldwork involving narratives of personal experience… read more
Woldemaram, Hirut and Elizabeth Lanza 2015 Imagined community: The linguistic landscape in a diasporaLinguistic Landscape 1:1/2, pp. 172–190 | Article
In this article, we investigate how the linguistic landscape serves as an important strategy among a diaspora community not only to maintain a transnational identity but also to construct a unique identity in the recipient society. We examine the linguistic landscape in the Ethiopian diaspora of… read more
Lanza, Elizabeth 2001 2. Temporality and language contact in narratives by children bilingual in Norwegian and EnglishNarrative Development in a Multilingual Context, Verhoeven, Ludo and Sven Strömqvist (eds.), pp. 15 ff. | Chapter