Lecturer  Tracy Kitchen

MA (Rhodes)

Email: t.beangstrom@ru.ac.za

I am employed by the Centre for Higher Education Research, Teaching and Learning (CHERTL) to run English Language and Linguistics 1 for Education.


Research interests:

  • Systemic Functional Linguistics
  • Linguistic ethnography
  • Linguistics for Education
  • Critical Discourse Analysis
  • Sociolinguistics


Modules taught:

  • English Language and Linguistics 1 for Education
  • Postgraduate Critical Discourse Analysis (online)


PhD title:

Identifying the unidentifiable: An exploration of invoked interpersonal meaning in Intermediate Phase learners’ comprehension of setwork texts.

Supervisor: Ralph Adendorff


Beangstrom, T. and Adendorff, R. 2013. An APPRAISAL analysis of the language of real estate advertisements. Southern African Linguistics and Applied Language Studies 31(3), 325-347.

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