English Faculty - Anne Lobeck

Anne Lobeck

Contact Information

Phone: (360) 650-3249
Office: HU 359
Email: Anne.Lobeck@wwu.edu
Personal Website: http://myweb.facstaff.wwu.edu/annelob


PhD, Linguistics, University of Washington
MA, Linguistics, University of Washington
BA, French, Whitman College

Portrait of Anne Lobeck

Research and Teaching Interests

  • Linguistic Theory
  • The Structure and History of English
  • American Dialects
  • Language Ideology and Discrimination
  • Language and Education

Selected Publications

Recent Articles

Teaching linguistic diversity as the rule rather than the exception. In Teaching Language Variation in the Classroom: Strategies and Models from Teachers and Linguists. M. Devereaux and C. Palmer (eds.). Routledge Publishing. Forthcoming 2019

Reflections on What Teachers Need to Know about Language (2002). (with Kristin Denham). In What Teachers Need to Know about Language. 2nd Edition. C. T. Adger, D. Christian and C Snow, (eds.) Multilingual Matters. 2018


Why Study Linguistics. With Kristin Denham. Routledge Publishing, 2018

Navigating English Grammar: A Guide To Real Language. With Kristin Denham. Wiley Blackwell, 2013

Linguistics for Everyone. With Kristin Denham. Cengage, 2013

Linguistics at School: Language Awareness in Primary and Secondary Education. (ed) with Kristin Denham. Cambridge University Press, 2010

Discovering Grammar: A Guide to English Sentence Structure. Oxford University Press, 2000

Ellipsis: Functional Heads, Licensing & Identification. Oxford University Press, 1995