Publication details [#64615]

Garrido, Maria Rosa. 2018. Circulation and localization of a transnational founding story in a social movement. International Journal of the Sociology of Language 2018 (250) : 113–136.
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De Gruyter


This paper explores the spread and appropriation of the “origins” story in a transnational social movement termed Emmaus. It especially assays storytelling in two localities, Barcelona and London, at critic moments when collective identity is foregrounded for various socio-political aims.