Publication details [#61451]

Sabaté Dalmau, Maria. 2016. Migrants’ alternative multi-lingua franca spaces as emergent re-producers of exclusionary monolingual nation-state regimes. Multilingua 35 (6) : 649–674.
Publication type
Article in journal
Publication language
Language as a subject
Place, Publisher
De Gruyter


Migrants’ bottom-up mobilization of both linguistic resistance via hybrid linguistic in-group codes and regimentation via self-correction into dominant (here: Spanish) standard norms within a sole discursive space where lockout sociolinguistic orders could be disputed, singularly discloses how they defy, yet paradoxically render, their host society's monolingual nation-state regimes.