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ERIC Number: EJ477320
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-2224
Literary Diglossia, Biculturalism and Cosmopolitanism in Literature.
Mackey, William
Visible Language, v27 n1-2 p40-66 Win-Spr 1993
Presents an overview (from a broad cultural and historical perspective) of the effect of two languages and cultures on the creation of literature, the cosmopolitanism, and bilingualism of writers, and the effects of the related phenomena of biculturalism and diglossia on the production of literary texts. Shows that bilingualism has been a feature of intellectual life throughout history. (SR)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Note: Special Issue: Writing...in Stereo: Bilingualism in the Text.