Language and Discourse

About us

The Oxford Brookes Language and Discourse interdisciplinary group has a specific focus on the relation between discourse, ideology and society.

Our interests range from the production, interpretation and comprehension of discourse; to its mediation through materials, media and technologies; to the role it plays in issues of gender, class, race, identity, politics, culture and literacy.

We have particular expertise in the ways language works in twentieth-century fiction, and the ways that literary style reveals links between cosmopolitan space and youth identity in contemporary black British fiction.



Andrea Macrae

Dr Andrea Macrae

Principal Lecturer in Student Experience and Stylistics

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Dr Enora Lessinger Senior Lecturer in Modern Languages and Translation
Dr Alon Lischinsky Senior Lecturer in Communication and Discourse
Dr Laurence Mann Senior Lecturer in Japanese Language