Dr Carla Els
Position
Lecturer
Department
English
Address
9B 222
English
R4033
Telephone
051 4013157
Office
Flippie Groenewoud Building: Block B 222
Information

Short CV

Tertiary Training


BA (Ed) Mus., MA (Linguistics)

PhD English

Title: In the aftermath of xenophobia: a Critical Discourse analysis

 

CONFERENCES ATTENDED

National conference

  • SAALA (Southern African Applied Linguistics Association) Conference: Grahamstown, July 2011.
  • Paper presented: The construction of xenophobic discourse
  • SAAL (Southern African Applied Linguistics Association) Conference: July 2016.
  • Paper co-presented:Testing to teach: Ensuring validity in ESL learning. Potchefstroom,

Publications

 

Articles

Constructing xenophobic discourses: The case of the Daily Sun, Language Matters: Studies in the Languages of Africa, 44:2, 47-67. Published online: 19 Jun 2013.

 

Book chapters

De-and recontextualising xenophobia: discursive representations of non-nationals in the tabloid Daily Sun during attacks on immigrants in April - May 2008. In Singing, Speaking and Writing Politics: South African Political Discourses, [Discourse Approaches to Politics, Society and Culture, 65], edited by Mirjana N. Dedaic.

Publications (Short List)


Research


Area(s) of Interest

Critical Discourse Analysis

Language in education    

 

Courses Presented

ENGS 1504: Language for Professional Purposes
ENGE 1608: Language Skills for Education

Community Service


Service Learning



FACULTY CONTACT

T: +27 51 401 2240 or humanities@ufs.ac.za

Postgraduate:
Marizanne Cloete: +27 51 401 2592

Undergraduate:
Katlego Mabulana: +27 51 401 2495
Juanita Hlongwane: +27 51 401 3269

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