Doing Language, Ethnicity, and Nation

  • Stephanie Rudwick Philosophical Faculty, University of Hradec Kralove, The Czech Republic
  • Natascha Bing Leipzig University, Germany

Author Biographies

Stephanie Rudwick, Philosophical Faculty, University of Hradec Kralove, The Czech Republic

Stephanie Rudwick is a researcher and editor at the Philosophical Faculty at the University of Hradec Králové, Czech Republic. She received her PhD at the University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa and has published widely on language, ethnicity, and gender in South Africa. Recently, she was awarded a fellowship at the Stellenbosch Institute of Advanced Studies (STIAS) to finalise her monograph on the sociocultural politics of English in South Africa. E-mail:

Natascha Bing, Leipzig University, Germany

Natascha Bing holds a MA in African Studies and Political Science from the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany, and completed her PhD in African Studies at the Institute of African Studies, Leipzig University in November 2017. Her current research is on postcolonial language politics and populist discourses in an East African context. E-mail:

How to Cite
RUDWICK, Stephanie; BING, Natascha. Doing Language, Ethnicity, and Nation. Modern Africa: Politics, History and Society, [S.l.], v. 7, n. 1, p. 5-9, july 2019. ISSN 2570-7558. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 01 oct. 2020. doi: