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Dr Francesco Goglia



(submitted) Language Contact in the immigrant context: the case of Igbo-Nigerians in Italy., Amsterdam/New York, John Benjamins


with Afonso S, Linguistic innovations in the immigration context as initial stages of a partially restructured variety: Evidence from SE constructions in the Portuguese of the East Timorese diaspora in Portugal, Studies in Hispanic and Lusophone Linguistics, vol. 8, no. 1, De Gruyter, 2015, 1-33

Multilingualism and language maintenance in the East Timorese diaspora in Portugal, Ellipsis (Journal of the American Portuguese Studies Association), vol. 10, 2012, 97-123

Communicative strategies in the Italian of Igbo-Nigerian immigrants in Italy: a contact-linguistic approach, Sprachtypologie und Universalienforschung/ Language Typology and Universals, vol. 62, no. 3, Akademie Verlag, 2009, 224-240


Code-switching in immigrant communities: the case of Italy, in Wendy Bennett (eds) Romance Sociolinguistics, Mouton de Gruyter, 2017

with Afonso S, Portuguese in East Timor as a non-dominant variety in the making, in Muhr R, Marley D (eds) Pluricentric Languages: New Perspectives in Theory and Description, Wien et al.: Peter Lang, 2015, 193-205

Multilingual immigrants and language maintenance: the case of the Igbo-Nigerian community in Padua, in Sara Gesuato, Maria Grazia Busa (eds) Studi in onore di Alberto Mioni, Padova: Cleup, 2015, 701-710

Code-switching among Igbo-Nigerian immigrants in Padua (Italy), in Anchimbe, Mforten (eds) Postcolonial Linguistic Voices: identity choices and representations, Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter, 2011, 323-342

Multilingualism in the immigrant context: the case of the Igbo-Nigerians in Padua (Italy), in Lepschy L, Ledgeway A (eds) Into and out of Italy: Lingua e cultura della migrazione italiana, Rome: Guerra Edizioni, 2010, 55-64

The interlanguage of Igbo Nigerians immigrated in Italy, with particular attention to the interference with English language, in Baur S (eds) Il soggetto plurilingue. Interlingua aspetti di neurolinguistica, identità e interculturalità, FrancoAngeli, 2004, 23-120


Review of Antonia Rubino 'Trilingual Talk in Sicilian-Australian Migrant Families' (Palsgrave 2014), Studi Italiani di Linguistica Teorica e Applicata.