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Panagiota Gounari

Title: Professor

Phone: 617.287.5765


Department: Applied Linguistics

Areas of Expertise

Language and literacy education, language policy, critical discourse studies, critical pedagogy


PhD, Language and Literacy Education, Pennsylvania State University
MA, Applied Linguistics, University of Massachusetts Boston
BA, Greek Philology/Linguistics, National University of Athens, Greece

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Research Interests

Politics of language, neoliberal discourses, authoritarian discourses and critical theory, critical pedagogy, bilingualism, and language ideologies

Classes Taught

APLING 614 Foundations of Bilingual/Multicultural Education
APLING 621 Psycholinguistics
APLING 634 Critical Discourse Analysis
APLING 643 Historical Foundations and Contemporary Issues in Critical Pedagogy
APLING 704: Language Policy

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