Date: 1 February 2011
Ruby Chen's PhD thesis was passed after a viva on Friday. The title of her thesis is: "The digital literacy practices of adolescents on a college-affiliated bulletin board system (BBS) in Taiwan". The external examiner was Professor Guy Merchant, Sheffield Hallam University and the internal examiner Professor David Barton.
Associated staff: David Barton, Julia Gillen
Associated departments and research centres: Lancaster Literacy Research Centre, Linguistics and English Language