Rotimi Taiwo

Rotimi Taiwo is a Professor of English Linguistics and New Media Studies at Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria. His research focus at present has been on the application of (critical) discourse analytic and text-linguistic theories to new media discourse. His most recent publications are: The Discourse of Digital Civic Engagement: Perspectives from the Developing World (Nova, New York, 2016); Analyzing Language and Humor in Online Discourse (IGI, New York, 2016). He also serves as a consulting editor for Linguistik Online (Bern, Switzerland) and reviewer for several number of international journals of English Linguistics and New Media Studies.


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Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria