ISLE Research Network

Members of ISLE can choose to create a brief profile of their current research activities for publication on our website. Each profile may contain up to 5 'themes', and each theme may include any number of keywords.

We aim for this page to be a showcase of research in English Linguistics. It will enable members to get in touch with others working on related research topics.

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DescriptionCognitive Poetics of Terror in Heavy Rock LyricsKwd:1 Text:0
I am interested in understanding the stylistics of heavy rock lyrics and how they relate to language use, literary/poetic effects, and human cognition. A corpus and three articles are planned for now.
Cognitive Linguistics  Cognitive Poetics  Cognitive Science  Cognitive Stylistics  Linguistics & Literature  Metal Music Studies  Stylistics 
DescriptionNicknames in Shakespeare's WorldKwd:1 Text:0
The main aim of this doctoral thesis is to theorise the use of nicknames in Shakespeares plays, trying to elaborate a possible definition that would clarify the term nickname.
Anthropological Linguistics  Anthroponyms  Historical Linguistics  Linguistics & Literature  Onomastics  Philosophy of Language 
DescriptionInteractional Power in Classroom DiscourseKwd:1 Text:0
This study focuses on student strategies for interactional power in classroom discourse highlighted through the analysis of To Sir with Love and A School of Mischief Makers, based on the IRF model.
Applied Linguistics  Discourse Analysis  Linguistics & Literature 
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