Interview with Sheena Gardner and Hilary Nesi

Interview description

Sheena and Hilary, from Coventry University, talk about the development of ‘Writing for a Purpose’ http://learnenglish.britishcouncil.org/en/writing-purpose/writing-purpose, a new set of EAP materials available on the LearnEnglish website. The materials were developed following research into genre in academic writing in UK Higher Education - which led to the creation of the British Academic Written English (BAWE) corpus http://www.coventry.ac.uk/research/research-directory/art-design/british..., on which ‘Writing for Purpose’ is based.