XIA Sichen (夏思宸), Ada

Publications

XIA Sichen (夏思宸), Ada
Title:

Lecturer

Education Background:
PhD, City University of Hong Kong
MA, Wuhan University
BA, LLB, Wuhan University
Teaching Area

English for Academic Purposes

Research

English for Specific Purposes, Genre analysis, Multimodality, English for science, Digital literacy

PublicationsInfo

Journal articles 

Xia, S. A., & Hafner, C. A., (2021). Engaging the online audience in the digital era: A Multimodal analysis of engagement strategies in TED talk videos. Ibérica. Issue 42.  (SSCI)

Xia, S. A. (2020). English for Specific Purposes in the Digital Era: What Has Changed? Interview with Vijay Bhatia. RELC Journal, 51(1), 188-197.  (SSCI)

Xia, S. A. (2020). Genre analysis in the digital era: Developments and challenges. ESP Today, 8(1), 141-159.  (ESCI)

Xia S., Wu J. & Liang J. (2019) ESP Teaching in the Digital Era—A Review of English in the Disciplines: A Multidimensional Model for ESP Course Design. Chinese Journal of ESP, 117-121. 

 

Edited works  

Xia and Hafner. (2022). Newsletter of Asia-Pacific Association of Language for Specific Purposes and Professional Communication Issue 4. 


Hafner, Pun and Xia. (2021).Newsletter of Asia-Pacific Association of Language for Specific Purposes and Professional Communication Issue 3. 


Conference presentations  

Speaker, June, 2021, Popularizing science in the digital era: A multimodal genre analysis of TED talks, 6th International Conference of Asia-Pacific LSP & Professional Communication Association. City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong 

Speaker, Aug, 2019, “Multimodal engagement strategies in scientific popularization: A case study of TED talk videos”, International Conference on Applicable Linguistics and Multimodality, Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai   

Speaker, June, 2019, “Engaging the Audience in the Digital Era: A Multimodal Analysis of Engagement Strategies in TED Talk Videos”, Metadiscourse Across Genres Conference, University of Bergamo, Italy