LLC News

September 2010 Archives

Laura Strickling has Book Review accepted for publication

Laura Strickling (LLC cohort 11) has had a book review of "Discourse Analysis in Classrooms" entitled, "Multipleperspectives of a single literacy event" accepted for publication in Teaching Education, a very influential journal.

Congratulations, Laura.

Congratulations to Eunju Chung Chen

Eunju Chung Chen's chapter, "Toward a Critical Cultural Proficiency," was accepted for publication in an intercultural communication textbook, edited by Dr. Elizabeth Christopher. The book will be published next spring.

Congratulations, Eunju.

Dr. Christine Mallinson's New Book

A new book by Dr. Christine Mallinson, LLC Assistant Professor, is now
available on ( *Understanding English
Language Variation in U.S. Schools,* a new title in the Teachers College
Press Multicultural Education Series, tailors information about language
variation to U.S. educational contexts. The book focuses primarily on
connections to K-12 education, but the material is also relevant to other
education professionals, including college/university instructors, school
counselors, speech-language hearing scientists, as well as to parents and
anyone interested in learning more about language variation in diverse
school settings. Dr. Mallinson and her co-author, Dr. Anne H. Charity
Hudley of the College of William & Mary, have a book website,, and a book facebook page,

Congratulations to LLC Graduate Salif Diallo

Mamadou Salif Diallo, who received his Ph.D. in LLC in 2007, has just accepted a
position as Assistant Professor of English at Qassim University in Saudi Arabia.
He will be teaching on the main campus in Buraydah.

Congratulations, Salif!