Anthony Capstick

Lecturer in Applied Linguistics, University of Reading, UK

Tony Capstick is lecturer in TESOL and applied linguistics at the University of Reading. He carries out research on language use and language education in resource-low environments and his main focus is multilingualism and migration, particularly in refugee settings. He is currently part of the ESRC-funded ProLanguage network looking at language and education for refugees in Lebanon, Italy and Greece having previously co-authored the report 'Language for Resilience' for the British Council. His monograph Multilingual Literacies, Identities and Ideologies (2016), based on his Ph.D. research exploring transnational migrant communities in Pakistan and the UK, is published by Palgrave Macmillan.


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