2nd Edition

Redesigning English





ISBN 9780415376891
Published June 4, 2007 by Routledge
320 Pages

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Book Description

This fully updated edition of Redesigning English explores the innovative uses of English from early manuscripts to post-colonial literature, creative writing and developments in new media. Focusing on how English has, and continues to evolve through its global status, there is a strong emphasis on the visual forms of language and communication, and on issues of identity and politics. New chapters for this edition include; what makes English into Art? A tongue for sighing, English manuscripts: the emergence of a visual identity, English in a globalized world.

Table of Contents

Introduction.  What Makes English into Art?  A Tongue for Sighing.  Text
Time and Technology in News English.  Visual English.  English Manuscripts: The Emergence of a Visual Identity

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Biography

Sharon Goodman (Edited by) ,  David Graddol (Edited by) ,  Theresa Lillis (Edited by)