Dr Lucy Jones

Dr Lucy Jones
English - Centre for Applied Linguistics
+44 (0)115 748 6089

Expertise summary


Language, gender and sexuality; feminism and language; queer linguistics; gay and lesbian language; gender politics and
language; youth LGBT identities.

Do women talk more than men? Is there a gay language? How many women change their name when they get married? Political correctness in language. Language change Accents and dialects.

Dr Jones has previously been interviewed for an article on 'gay language' in Pride Life Magazine (UK): What’s in a word?; Interviewed on BBC
Radio Sheffield: Would you ever change your name? And interviewed on BBC Radio 4: Woman’s Hour – Is there a gay dialect?


Areas of expertise

Social media

Media Relations - External Relations

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