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University of Santiago de Compostela

J. Carlos Acuña Fariña

Research interests: Psycholinguistics. Grammatical description and analysis (lexis and semantics, morphology and syntax).

JoDee Anderson

Research interests: English Discourse. Pragmatics.

José Manuel Barbeito Varela

Research interests: English literature and culture, including literary translation and the connections between cultures and languages. Scottish literature in English; Australian literature; African literatures in English; postcolonial literatures in English.

Mario Cal Varela

Research interests: Linguistics applied to the teaching and acquisition of first and second languages. Translation and contrastive studies. Varieties of English.

Manuela Susana Domínguez Pena

Research interests: Anglo-Irish literature and culture, including literary translation and the connections between cultures and languages.

Susana Doval Suárez

Research interests: Linguistics applied to the teaching and acquisition of first and second languages. Translation and contrastive studies. Discourse analysis and pragmatics; text linguistics.

Margarita Estévez Saá

Research interests: English literature and culture, including gender studies, literary translation and the connections between cultures and languages. Anglo-Irish literature and culture; sociocultural connections between Galicia and Ireland.

Teresa Fanego Lema

Research interests: Language change and historical linguistics; grammaticalisation studies. Grammatical description and analysis (lexis and semantics, morphology and syntax). Sociolinguistics; varieties of English. Corpus linguistics.  Discourse analysis and pragmatics; text linguistics.

Francisco Javier Fernández Polo

Research interests: Linguistics applied to the teaching and acquisition of first and second languages. Translation and contrastive studies.

Patricia Fra López

Research interests: North-American literature and culture. Literature and film. Drama and film studies. Women’s travel writing.

María de los Ángeles Gómez González

Research interests: Discourse analysis and pragmatics; text linguistics. Grammatical description and analysis (phonetics and phonology, lexis and semantics, morphology and syntax). Corpus linguistics.

Manuela Palacios González

Research interests: English literature and culture, including literary translation and the connections between cultures and languages. Anglo-Irish literature and culture; sociocultural connections between Galicia and Ireland.

Elsa González Álvarez

Research interests: Linguistics applied to the teaching and acquisition of first and second languages. Translation and contrastive studies. Discourse analysis and pragmatics; text linguistics.

Constante González Groba

Research interests: North-American literature and culture. Literature and culture of the American South: society, race, gender and class.

Luis Iglesias Rábade

Research interests: Language change and historical linguistics; grammaticalisation studies. Grammatical description and analysis (phonetics and phonology, lexis and semantics, morphology and syntax). Sociolinguistics.

Susana Jiménez Placer

Research interests: North-American literature and culture.

Laura Lojo Rodríguez

Research interests: English literature and culture, including literary translation and the connections between cultures and languages. Anglo-Irish literature and culture; sociocultural connections between Galicia and Ireland.

María José López Couso

Research interests: Language change and historical linguistics; grammaticalisation studies. Grammatical description and analysis (lexis and semantics, morphology and syntax). Sociolinguistics; varieties of English. Corpus linguistics.  Discourse analysis and pragmatics; text linguistics.

Belén Méndez Naya

Research interests: Language change and historical linguistics; grammaticalisation studies. Grammatical description and analysis (lexis and semantics, morphology and syntax). Sociolinguistics; varieties of English. Corpus linguistics.  Discourse analysis and pragmatics; text linguistics.

Manuel Míguez Ben

Research interests: English literature and culture, including literary translation and the connections between cultures and languages.

Cristina Mourón Figueroa

Research interests: Medieval English literature, history and culture; medieval English theatre; connections between English culture, history and audiovisual media.

Paloma Núñez Pertejo

Research interests: Language change and historical linguistics; grammaticalisation studies. Grammatical description and analysis (lexis and semantics, morphology and syntax). Sociolinguistics; varieties of English. Corpus linguistics.  Discourse analysis and pragmatics; text linguistics.

Jose Manuel Oro Cabanas

Research interests: Linguistics applied to Translation and Language Teaching, Studies in English Discourse, Corpus Studies, Cognition, Variation and Language Change in English

Ignacio Palacios Martínez

Research interests: English Grammar, English Language Teaching and Acquisition, Youth Language, Spoken.

Jorge Sacido Romero

Research interests: Identity, ideology and subjectivity in British literature and culture. Psychoanalysis and literature. Modern and contemporary short fiction from the perspective of gender. Voice in fiction.

Teresa Sánchez Roura

Research interests: Discourse analysis and pragmatics; text linguistics. Grammatical description and analysis (phonetics and phonology, lexis and semantics, morphology and syntax). Language change and historical linguistics. Sociolinguistics. Corpus linguistics.

Jesús Varela Zapata

Research interests: Studies in English Literature and Culture, Studies in American Literature and Culture, Other Literatures in English