By Alastair Pennycook
The English language is spreading the world over, and so too is hip-hop tradition: either are being altered, constructed, reinterpreted, reclaimed. This well timed publication explores the connection among worldwide Englishes (the unfold and use of various sorts of English inside methods of globalization) and transcultural flows (the pursuits, adjustments and reuses of cultural types in disparate contexts).
This wide-ranging learn makes a speciality of the methods English is embedded in different linguistic contexts, together with these of East Asia, Australia, West Africa and the Pacific Islands. Drawing on transgressive and performative concept, Pennycook appears at how worldwide Englishes, transcultural flows and pedagogy are interconnected in ways in which oblige us to reconsider language and tradition in the modern international.
Global Englishes and Transcultural Flows is a invaluable source to utilized linguists, sociolinguists, and scholars on cultural reports, English language reports, TEFL and TESOL courses.
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