Dr Julia Gillen

Senior Lecturer


I am a Senior Lecturer in Digital Literacies in the Department of Linguistics and English Language and Director, Lancaster Literacy Research Centre. I am also a member of the Centre for Technology Enhanced Learning and the Centre for Mobilities Research.

Selected Publications Show all 146 publications

Contact calls: Twitter as a dialogic social and linguistic practice
Gillen, J., Merchant, G. 01/2013 In: Language Sciences. 35, p. 47-58. 12 p.
Journal article

Virtual literacies: interactive spaces for children and young people.
Merchant, G., Gillen, J., Marsh, J., Davies, J. 2013 New York : Routledge. 272 p. ISBN: 9780415899604, 9781138810594.

Writing Edwardian postcards
Gillen, J. 09/2013 In: Journal of Sociolinguistics. 17, 4, p. 488-521. 34 p.
Journal article

Literacy practices in Schome Park: a virtual literacy ethnography
Gillen, J. 2009 In: Journal of Research in Reading. 32, 1, p. 57-74. 18 p.
Journal article

Co-constructing family identities through young children’s telephone-mediated narrative exchanges
Cameron, C.A., Gillen, J. 06/2013 In: First Language. 33, 3, p. 246-267. 22 p.
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