Veröffentlichungen

EDITORIAL ACTIVITIES

Co-editor of the peer-reviewed online journal Afrikanistik-Aegyptologie-Online (AAeO)
Co-editor of the peer-reviewed online journal The Mouth
Co-editor of the peer-reviewed online journal Swahili Forum
Co-editor of the book series Mainzer Beiträge zur Afrikaforschung, Rüdiger Köppe Verlag.

PUBLICATIONS

2019

Monographs, edited volumes and special issues

Aikhenvald, Alexandra Y., Andrea Hollington, Nico Nassenstein & Anne Storch (eds.) 2019a. Creativity in Language. International Journal of Language and Culture 6,1. (223pp.)

Journal articles and book chapters

Hollington, Andrea & Nico Nassenstein. 2019b. More thoughts on creative and secret language practices. International Journal of Culture and Language 6,1: 217-223.

Hollington, Andrea & Nico Nassenstein. 2019c. African languages in urban contexts. In Wolff, Ekkehard (ed.), The Cambridge Handbook of African Linguistics, pp. 535-554. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Nassenstein, Nico. 2019d. Manipulation in late life: Secret agency and the unintelligible in the speech of the elderly in Eastern Congo. International Journal of Culture and Language 6,1: 45-62.

Nassenstein, Nico. 2019e. The Hakuna Matata Swahili: Linguistic souvenirs from the Kenyan coast. In Mietzner, Angelika & Anne Storch (eds.), Language and Tourism in Postcolonial Settings, pp. 130-156. Bristol: Channel View Publications.

Nassenstein, Nico. 2019f. The linguistic taboo of poisoning in Kivu Swahili. In Alexandra Y. Aikhenvald & Anne Storch (eds.), Taboo in Language and Discourse. The Mouth 4: 117-134.

Other (working papers, book reviews, language guides without peer-review etc.)

Nassenstein, Nico & Alexander Tacke-Köster. 2019g. Luganda für Uganda – Wort für Wort. [Kauderwelsch 232]. Bielefeld: Reise Know-How Verlag Peter Rump. (192pp.)

2018

Monographs, edited volumes and special issues

Hollington, Andrea, Nico Nassenstein & Anne Storch (eds.) 2018a. Critical Youth Language Studies – Rethinking Concepts. The Mouth 3 (217pp.).

Journal articles and book chapters

Hollington, Andrea & Nico Nassenstein. 2018b. From the hood to public discourse: The social spread of African youth languages. Anthropological Linguistics 59,4: 390-413. [dated 2017, published 2018]

Hollington, Andrea & Nico Nassenstein. 2018c. African youth language practices and social media. In Ziegler, Arne (ed.), Jugendsprachen/Youth Languages: Aktuelle Perspektiven internationaler Forschung/Current Perspectives of International Research, 807–828. Berlin/Boston: de Gruyter Mouton.

Nassenstein, Nico, Andrea Hollington & Anne Storch. 2018d. Disinventing and demystifying youth language: Critical Perspectives. The Mouth 3: 9-28.

Nassenstein, Nico. 2018e. Rural youth language practices: Linguistic creativity and the globalized African village. In Seale, Elizabeth & Christine Mallinson (eds.), Rural Voices: Language, Identity, and Social Change across Place, 105-124. Lanham/London: Lexington Books.

Nassenstein, Nico. 2018f. “I swear they said this...”: Kritische Gedanken zu afrikanischen Jugendsprachen und ihren Beschreibungspraktiken. The Mouth 3: 29-63.

Nassenstein, Nico. 2018g. Language movement and pragmatic change in a conflict area: The border triangle of Uganda, Rwanda and DR Congo. In Albaugh, Ericka A. & Kathryn M. de Luna (eds.), Tracing Language Movement in Africa, 295–318. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Nassenstein, Nico. 2018h. Politeness in Kisangani Swahili: Speakers’ pragmatic strategies at the fringes of the Kiswahili-Speaking World. Afrikanistik-Aegpytologie-Online (AAeO) 2018. [https://www.afrikanistik-aegyptologie-online.de/archiv/2018/4654]

2017

Journal articles and book chapters

Nassenstein, Nico & Rémi Tchokothe. 2017a. From home to home: African youth languages in the diaspora. In Kaji, Shigeki (eds.), Proceedings of the 8th World Congress of African Linguistics, 313-329. Tokyo: Research Institute for Languages and Cultures of Asia and Africa (ILCAA).

Storch, Anne, Angelika Mietzner, Nico Nassenstein, Janine Traber & Nina Schneider. 2017b. Normaliminalities: Artefacts from various Souths and Norths. The Mouth 1: 1-171. [https://themouthjournal.com/issue-no-1/].

Nassenstein, Nico. 2017c. Une promenade linguistique with a Senegalese street vendor: Reflecting multilingual practice and language ideology in El Arenal, Mallorca. The Mouth 2: 79–95.

Nassenstein, Nico. 2017d. Kirundi Slang – Youth identity and linguistic manipulations. In Ebongue, Augustin Emmanuel & Ellen Hurst (eds.), Sociolinguistics in African Contexts: Perspectives and Challenges, 247-267. New York: Springer.

Nassenstein, Nico. 2017e. Style, sociability and innovations in Makerere English. In Beyer, Klaus & Raija Kramer (guest eds.), Language Change under Multilingual Conditions: Case Studies from Africa. Frankfurt African Studies Bulletin 24: 73-92.

Nassenstein, Nico. 2017f. Pluractional marking in Bunia Swahili (Ituri Kingwana), STUF (Language Typology and Universals) 70,1: 195–213.

2016

Monographs, edited volumes and special issues

Nassenstein, Nico & Paulin Baraka Bose. 2016a. Kivu Swahili Texts and Grammar Notes. Munich: Lincom. (230pp.)

Journal articles and book chapters

Baraka Bose, Paulin & Nico Nassenstein. 2016b. Morphosyntactic core features of Kivu Swahili: A synopsis. Afrikanistik-Aegyptologie-Online (AAeO) 2016. [https://www.afrikanistik-aegyptologie-online.de/archiv/2016/4479]

Nassenstein, Nico & Andrea Hollington. 2016c. Global repertoires and urban fluidity: Youth languages in Africa. International Journal of the Sociology of Language 242: 171-193.

Rüsch, Maren & Nico Nassenstein. 2016d. Ethno-regional ideologies and linguistic manipulation in the creation of the youth language Leb pa Bulu. Critical Multilingualism Studies 4,2: 174-208.

Nassenstein, Nico. 2016e. Mombasa’s Swahili-based ‘Coasti Slang’ in a super-diverse space: Languages in contact on the beach. African Study Monographs 37,3: 117-143.

Nassenstein, Nico. 2016f. The new urban youth language ‘Yabacrâne’ in Goma (DR Congo). Sociolinguistic Studies 10,1-2: 233-258.

Nassenstein, Nico. 2016g. A preliminary description of Ugandan English. World Englishes 35,3: 396-420.

Nassenstein, Nico. 2016h. The metrolingual use of Swahili in urban Ugandan landscapes and everyday conversation. Voices from Around the World 2. [http://gssc.uni-koeln.de/node/948].

2015

Monographs, edited volumes and special issues

Nassenstein, Nico. 2015a. Kisangani Swahili. Choices and Variation in a Multilingual Urban Space. München: Lincom (260pp.).

Nassenstein, Nico & Andrea Hollington (eds.) 2015b. Youth Languages in Africa and Beyond. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter. (366pp.)

Journal articles and book chapters

Hollington, Andrea & Nico Nassenstein. 2015c. Youth language practices in Africa as creative manifestations of fluid repertoires and markers of speakers’ social identity. In Nassenstein, Nico & Andrea Hollington (eds.), Youth Language Practices in Africa and Beyond, 1–22. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter.

Hollington, Andrea & Nico Nassenstein. 2015d. Conclusion and outlook: Taking new directions in the study of youth language practices. In Nassenstein, Nico & Andrea Hollington (eds.), Youth Language Practices in Africa and Beyond, 345–356. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter.

Nassenstein, Nico. 2015e. The emergence of Langila in Kinshasa (DR Congo). In Nassenstein, Nico & Andrea Hollington (eds.), Youth Language Practices in Africa and Beyond, 81–98. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter.

Nassenstein, Nico. 2015f. Imvugo y’Umuhanda: Youth language practices in Kigali (Rwanda). In Nassenstein, Nico & Andrea Hollington (eds.), Youth Language Practices in Africa and Beyond, 185–204. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter.

2014

Monographs, edited volumes and special issues

Nassenstein, Nico. 2014a. A Grammatical Study of the Youth Language Yanké. Munich: LINCOM. (173pp.)

2012

Journal articles and book chapters

Nassenstein, Nico. 2012a. Directionality in Lingala. In Claudi, Ulrike & Angelika Mietzner (eds.), Directionality in Grammar and Discourse: Case Studies from Africa, 189–204. Cologne: Rüdiger Köppe.

Other (working papers, book reviews, language guides without peer-review etc.)

Nassenstein, Nico & Rogério Goma Mpasi. 2012b. Lingala für den Kongo – Wort für Wort (mit Lingala Slang) [Kauderwelsch 70, 2nd revised edition]. Bielefeld: Reise Know-How Verlag Peter Rump. (160pp.)

2011

Other (working papers, book reviews, language guides without peer-review etc.)

Nassenstein, Nico. 2011a. Tozóyékola Lingala. Eine praktische Einführung in die aktuelle Sprache von Kinshasa. Aachen: Shaker Media. (240pp.)

Nassenstein, Nico. 2011b. Grundkurs Lingala. Bad Honnef: InWEnt.

2008

Other (working papers, book reviews, language guides without peer-review etc.)

Nassenstein, Nico. 2008a. Kikongo – Wort für Wort. [Kauderwelsch 220]. Bielefeld: Reise Know-How Verlag Peter Rump. (192pp.)