Literacy Web Seminar
April 25, 7:00 p.m. (EDT/USA)
“Semiosis of Self: Visual Meaning Making in a Spanish for Native Speakers Class”
Presented by Dr. Tammy Frederick
Georgia State University, USA
Tammy Frederick will present her research and work in which she examined how Spanish heritage language students developed multiliterate identities while they engaged in a multimodal curriculum as evidenced in their visual texts. The benefits and implications of using visual discourse analysis for analyzing students’ texts in future applied linguistics research will be discussed.