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Dr. Christopher Fitzgerald

Dr. Christopher Fitzgerald

Postdoctoral Researcher

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Fitzgerald, C. (2022). Investigating a Corpus of Historical Oral Testimonies: The Linguistic Construction of Certainty. London: Routledge.

Fitzgerald, C. & Timmis, I. (forthcoming). Corpus Linguistics for Oral History. London: Routledge.

Book Chapters and Journal Articles: 


‘Code-Switching as a Positive Tool in the Language Classroom’  (2012) Meisei Univesity International Studies Journal Vol.4


‘iPad Photography Applications That Get Students Thinking and Talking’ (2013) JALT: The Language Teacher Vol. 37 Number 4


‘Autonomy or Fauxtonomy: co-constructing roles in a learner autonomy course’ with Mullen, M and Crook, P . In Learner Development SIG book Edited by Barfield, A Murase, A. (2014)


‘Collaborative Learning in Learner Development’ in (2014) Ashwell, T., Paydon, S., Miyahara, M., & Stewart, A. ed.s. Tokyo: Learner Development Special Interest Group (JALT).


‘Integrating Journalism Into the Language Classroom’ JALT The Language Teacher (2015) 


‘Developing a Peer Support Network in a Self-Access Learning Center’ in Studies in Self Access Learning (2016) with Keiko Takahashi

‘Penetrating Historical Discourse’s Truth Matrix: A Corpus Analysis of Oral History Testimonies’, Journal of Corpora and Discourse Studies, 2020;3(0), p.75.


Forthcoming article (2021) with O’Brien, S. ‘The Púca of Ennistymon: Vernacular Perceptions of Art, History and Memory in a North Clare town’, in Irish Journal of Arts Management and Cultural Policy


Book: (2022) Investigating a Corpus of Historical Oral Testimonies: The Linguistic Construction of Certainty in Routledge Applied Corpus Linguistics Series


Book Reviews:

Discourse of Identity in Liminal Spaces Intercultural Pragmatics, vol. 16, no. 1, 2019, pp. 119-122.

Roberta Piazza (ed.), Discourses of Identity in Liminal Places and Spaces. Discourse & Society. 2020;31(4):446-448. doi:10.1177/0957926520926021a



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