Laura Coffey-Glover

List of John Benjamins publications for which Laura Coffey-Glover plays a role.


Coffey-Glover, Laura and Rachel Handforth 2019 Discourses of (hetero)sexism in popular music: The legacy of Blurred Lines Journal of Language and Sexuality 8:2, pp. 139–165 | Article
This article analyses interview data to explore how participants negotiated discourses of (hetero)sexism in relation to the controversial pop song Blurred Lines. Our previous work, based on questionnaire data, interrogated interpretations of Blurred Lines (Handforth, Paterson, Coffey-Glover &… read more
Paterson, Laura Louise and Laura Coffey-Glover 2018 Discourses of marriage in same-sex marriage debates in the UK press 2011–2014Corpus Linguistics in Language and Sexuality Studies: Developments and Prospects, Motschenbacher, Heiko (ed.), pp. 175–204 | Article
This paper interrogates media representations of same-sex marriage debates in the UK using a combination of corpus linguistics tools and close reading, and drawing on Queer Linguistics. Following related work by Bachmann (2011), Baker (2004), and Love and Baker (2015), we analyse a 1.3… read more
Bom, Isabelle van der, Laura Coffey-Glover, Lucy Jones, Sara Mills and Laura Louise Paterson 2015 Implicit homophobic argument structure: Equal-marriage discourse in The Moral MazeJournal of Language and Sexuality 4:1, pp. 102–137 | Article
This article analyses the linguistic and discursive elements which contribute to the production of implicit homophobia. Explicit homophobia has been well documented and strategies for countering discriminatory language have been developed (Baker 2014, Leap 2012). However, our interest here is in… read more