Publication details [#57785]

Perrino, Sabina M. 2013. ‘Veneto out of Italy? Dialect, Migration, and Transnational Identity’. Applied Linguistics 34 (5) : 574–591.
Publication type
Article in journal
Publication language
Language as a subject
Place, Publisher
Oxford University Press


Via an examination of style shifting between Veneto dialect and Standard Italian in a corpus of natural Veneto speech, this paper explores how Veneto speakers promote and consolidate a Veneto identity via resistance to foreigners and the Italian state, and how they negotiate a Veneto transnational identity that extends beyond regional and national frontiers.