Chronotopic identities: On the spacetime organization of who we are

Jan Blommaert, Anna De Fina

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An introduction to the concept of chronotopic identity work, applied to classroom discourse and proposed as an instrument for increasing accuracy in ethnographic description.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationDiversity and Superdiversity
Subtitle of host publicationSociocultural Linguistic Perspectives
EditorsAnna De Fina, Didem Ikizoglu, Jeremy Wegner
Place of PublicationWashington DC
PublisherGeorgetown University Press
Number of pages15
ISBN (Electronic)9781626164239
ISBN (Print)9781626164222
Publication statusPublished - 4 Jun 2017


  • Sociolinguistics
  • linguistic anthropology
  • ethnography
  • Superdiversity
  • Multilingualism
  • Identity
  • Social theory


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