Prof. Dr. Maida Kosatica

Universität Duisburg-Essen
Fakultät für Geisteswissenschaften
Department of Anglophone Studies

Beteiligung in den Forschungsfeldern


  • Social Semiotics
  • Linguistic and Semiotic Landscapes
  • Metrolingualism
  • Environmental discourse and inequalities

Ausgewählte Publikationen

Kosatica, M. (in preparation) Linguistic landscape in the green capital: The political economy of sustainability. Linguistic Landscape [Special Issue: The political economy of language and place].

Kosatica, M. (in progress) Touring warscapes. In: Handbook of Linguistic Landscapes / Blackwood, R.; Tufi, S.; Amos, W. (Eds.) Kosatica, M. (in progress) Destroying monuments, unleashing wrath: The material disruption of contested memoryscapes. Language in Society [Special issue: Temporal Landscapes].

Kosatica, M. (2021) 102: The semiotics of living memorials. In: Social Semiotics Vol. 31 (2021) Nr. 5: Discourse and Affect, pp. 738 – 756. ISSN: 1035-0330; 1470-1219 Online Full Text:

Kosatica, M. (2019) Sarajevo’s War Childhood Museum: A Social Semiotic Analysis of ‘Combi-Memorials’ as Spatial Texts. In: Multilingual Memories: Monuments, Museums and the Linguistic Landscape / Blackwood, R.; Macalister, J. (Eds.) 2019, pp. 161 – 184. ISBN: 9781350071254; 9781350071261 Online Full Text: