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Linguicism is language discrimination or language racism, the discrimination of speakers of a certain language.
Zhu Hua

Diggit profile: Zhu Hua

Interview
Jan Blommaert
09/01/2020

Global geopolitical and technological changes have deeply affected the identity work performed by young Chinese-heritage children in the UK and beyond. Zhu Hua highlights the complexities of these processes.

Asiana Superstore through the lens of linguistic landscaping

Article
Federica Morgandi
13/05/2019
12 minutes to read

Through linguistic landscaping, we see that Asiana Superstore reflects the superdiversity of a neighborhood in Tilburg.

Google Translate: the end of language barriers?

Article
Juliette Berndsen
31/03/2019
12 minutes to read

Google Translate is a contributor to and a consequence of globalization. How can that be seen in the way Google Translate functions and in tourism?

The bilingual Google Assistant: breakthrough or cause of inequality?

Article
Sammy Kossen
04/02/2019
9 minutes to read

Due to globalization, families are likely to speak multiple languages within one household. That is why Google made its voice assistant bilingual. Is this a breakthrough in the super-diverse world or just another cause of inequality?