Lydia Kokkola

PhD
Dr.
Language learning & teaching; Children's Literature

Languages and Literature
Faculty of Humanities

Lydia Kokkola has been a lecturer in the Department of English since August 2019. Her main area of responsibility is second language learning and teaching.

Research interests

Her main research interests are Reading in English as a Foreign Language, Children’s Literature, Adolescence, Trauma Studies and Cognitive Literary Theory. She has been the PI for four major research projects and has served the academic community as Reviews Editor for the International Research Society of Children’s Literature, and as editor of the International Board for Books for Youth’s journal Bookbird

Research interests

  • Reading in English as a Foreign Language, Children’s Literature, Adolescence, Trauma Studies and Cognitive Literary Theory.

Researcher information

Researcher profiles

154

peer reviewed publications in international journals

548

publications citations in total

11.00

publication h-index (Google Scholar)
Lydia Kokkola

Contact information

E-mail

Lydia.Kokkola@oulu.fi

Phone number

050 568 1268