A Tribute to Margaret Berry: The WHY of text analysis

Hillary Hillier, Sheena Gardner, Robin Fawcett

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Although I came into contact with Systemic Functional Linguistics in Canada in the early 1980s, it was not until I was at Warwick University in the UK, teaching Systemic Functional Grammar with Meriel Bloor, that I properly encountered Margaret Berry’s work through a then PhD student of Hilary Nesi’s, Paul Wickens.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)22-27
Number of pages7
JournalFunctions of Language
Issue number1
Early online date27 May 2019
Publication statusPublished - 27 May 2019
EventNottingham SFL Workshop 2018: On the WHY of Text Analysis and Mood and Speech Function - University of Nottingham, Nottingham , United Kingdom
Duration: 25 Jun 201826 Jun 2018

Bibliographical note

Contribution is part of the wider article: Hillier, Hillary, Robin Fawcett, and Sheena Gardner. "Tributes to Margaret Berry." Functions of Language 26.1 (2019): 15-27.

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Language and Linguistics
  • Linguistics and Language


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