Theresa Rogers, Professor

Department of Language and Literacy Education

University of British Columbia

Vancouver, Canada

t 604-822-0901

    Areas of Interest

  1. Adolescent/Youth Literacy Practices in Schools and Communities

  2. Arts and Media as Critical Literacy Practices among Youth

  3. Digital Literacies in Africa (Botswana)

  4. Literary Criticism and English Teaching

  5. Adolescent and Children's Literature

  6. Teacher Preparation in English/Literacy



B.A.    English and Comparative Literature, William Smith College

Ed.M   Literacy Education, Harvard University

Ph.D   Education, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign       

Selected Awards and Affiliations:

2010 UBC Killam Teaching Award

2007  CSSE/Canadian Graduate Students of Education Mentorship Award

Board Member: Family Services of Greater Vancouver

Current Research Project

SSHRC funded YouthCLAIM* project

*(Critical Literacies and Arts-Integrated Media)

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Forthcoming Book: Rogers et al (2014) Youth, critical literacies and civic engagement: Arts, media and literacy in the lives of adolescents. Routledge