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Published: 07 October 2021

224 Pages | 59


ISBN: 9780197533444

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Elite Authenticity

Remaking Distinction in Food Discourse

Gwynne Mapes

Oxford Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • Engages with social inequality and class by taking an everyday, mundane practice (eating) and connecting it to both language use and class status
  • Expands on sociolinguistic research concerning authenticity
  • Utilizes different genres of data including digital discourse, written discourse, interactional discourse, and visual discourse

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