Dr Luna Bergh
Senior Lecturer
Univ of the Free State:Business School
UFS Business School
IB 17
051 4013233
Economic And Management Sciences Building

Short CV

Luna Bergh grew up in the Eastern Cape and finished her school career at Stutterheim High School. She obtained her B A (Communication Science), Honours (Languages) and M A (Languages) at the UFS. She completed her D Litt et Phil at UNISA while she taught there as a junior lecturer in the Linguistics department. Her favourite field of study is Stylistics.

Luna Bergh kom van die Oos-Kaap af. Sy was in Stutterheim op skool. Sy het haar B A (Kommunikasiekunde), Honneurs (Tale) en M A (Tale) aan die UOVS verwerf. Sy het haar D Litt et Phil by UNISA voltooi terwyl sy daar as ‘n junior lektrise in die Departement Linguistiek doseer het. Stilistiek is haar gunsteling studieterrein.

Publications (Short List)

Accredited Academic Articles:



Beelders, T., & Bergh, L. (2020). The role that composition plays in determining how a viewer looks at landscape art. Journal of Eye Movement Research13(2). Special thematic issue on Eye Tracking and Visual Art. https://doi.org/10.16910/jemr.13.2.13


2005 Heavy noun phrase constructions in the Afrikaans novel n Ander land: A Cognitive Linguistics account of a stylistic feature (Southern African Linguistics and Applied Language Studies Vol 23(2) 2005:187-203)

2005 A Cognitive Linguistics approach to the less is more paradox of communication, with specific reference to public relations messages (Communicare Vol 24(1) Julie 2005:89-111)

2005 From barefootedness to sure-footedness: contrasts involving sacred space and movement in the Bible (Journal for Semitics 14/2 2005:235-260)

2005 Du Toit, Jaqueline S & Luna Beard. Room of Requirement: the interplay of visual and conceptual space in Biblical literature for children (Old Testament Essays 18/3 2005:567-578)

2005 Luna Beard & Jaqueline S du Toit. A proactive approach to the translation of Bible stories for children (Meta Vol 50-4: CD) Artikel geskryf saam met Janeke, H.C. and B.

Area(s) of Interest

  • Linguistics
  • Business Communication
  • Cognitive Science
  • Branding
  • Stylistics




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