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Name: Mariza  Georgalou
Institution: Lancaster University
Email: click here to access email
State and/or Country: Greece   
Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Discourse Analysis
General Linguistics
Text/Corpus Linguistics
Specialty: Discourse Analysis/L/Critical Discourse Analysis/L/Sociolinguistics/L/Stylistics
Subject Language(s): English
Greek, Modern
Selected Publications: Monographs:

The discursive construction of national identity in media sport: The case of Greece at Euro 2004. VDM Verlag. [2009].

Book Sections:

Time and identity on Facebook. In Leppänen, S., Kytölä, S. and Westinen, E. (eds.) Discourse and identification: Diversity and heterogeneity in social media practices. London: Routledge [in preparation].

Greek crisis and stance-taking on Facebook. In O. Hatzidaki and D. Goutsos (eds.) Crisis and conflict. Amsterdam: John Benjamins [in preparation].

Case study of identity on Facebook. In Page R., Barton D., Unger J. W. and Zappavinga M., Researching the language of social media: A student guide. London: Routledge. 88-89. [2014].

‘Pathfinding’ discourses of self in social network sites. In R. Taiwo (ed.) The handbook of research on discourse behavior and digital communication: Language structures and social interaction. Hershey: IGI Global. 39-65. [2010].

Journal Articles:

Georgalou, M.  (in press, 2015). “I make the rules on my Wall”: Privacy and identity management practices on Facebook. Discourse & Communication 9(6).

Conference Proceedings:

‘off to syntagma’: Small stories of the Greek crisis on Facebook. In Proceedings of the International Digital Storytelling Conference: Digital Storytelling in Times of Crisis, University Research Institute of Applied Communication of the University of Athens, 8-10 May 2014 [in press].

‘It's very awful and none of us had expected it’: Greek crisis and stance-taking on Facebook. In Proceedings of the 7th Athens Postgraduate Conference of the Faculty of Philology, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, 16-18 May 2013. Athens: University of Athens [2014].

Working Papers:

Scoring a hat trick: nation, football, and critical discourse analysis. Rice Working Papers in Linguistics. Rice University, Houston. pp. 108-141 [2009]. 

Book Reviews:

David Crystal, Internet Linguistics: A Student Guide. London: Routledge, 2011. LINGUIST List [2011].

James Paul Gee, How to do Discourse Analysis: A Toolkit. London: Routledge, 2011. LINGUIST List [2011].

Jan Renkema (ed.), Discourse, of Course. Amsterdam: John Benjamins, 2009. LINGUIST List [2010].

Sally Sieloff Magnan (ed.), Mediating Discourse Online. Amsterdam: John Benjamins, 2008. LINGUIST List [2008].
Courses Taught: Introduction to Linguistics
English as an L2
Dissertation Abstract: Constructions of Identity on Facebook: A discourse-centred Online Ethnographic Study of Greek Users
Reviewer of: Internet Linguistics (LL Issue 22.4536)
Mediating Discourse Online (LL Issue 19.3871)
Discourse and Digital Practices (LL Issue 26.5174)
Discourse, of Course (LL Issue 21.1516)
How to do Discourse Analysis: A Toolkit (LL Issue 22.2189)
Academic Paper Abstract: The Discursive Construction of National Identity in Media Sport: The case of Greece at Euro 2004

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