Lars Sigfred Evensen

Professor Department of Language and Literature

+47 73596546 Dragvoll, Edvard Bulls veg 1, Bygg 5*5513

Background and activities

Academic interests:
Applied linguistics within theory of science, dialogism, discourse analysis, literacy acquisition, teaching of writing, theory of grounding.

 

Teaching and supervising
Applied Linguistics (all levels). Writing research

Recent Publications

2014 Establishing national standards for writing. A methodological approach. Conference on Writing Research, Amsterdam 2014-08-27 - 2014-08-29. With Synnøve Matre and Randi Solheim.

2013 Applied Linguistics: Towards a new integration? (Studies in Applied Linguistics). London: Equinox.

2010 The need for a tertium comparationis in Apllied Linguistics and SLA: A reply to Lantolf and Cazden. Journal of Applied Linguistics (5;2), 221-227. doi: 10.1558/japl.v5i2.221
2009‘With a little help from my friends’? Theory of learning in applied linguistics and SLA. Journal of Applied Linguistics  (4;3) 333-353. doi: 10.1558/japl.v4i3.333

2004    Thinking culture dialogically. London: MacMillan/ Palgrave. Co-editor and contributor.

2002    Convention from below: Negotiating interaction and culture in argumentative writing. Written Communication, 19, 382-413.

2001    Grounding in interaction. In Coppock, P. (Ed.), The semiotics of writing: Trandsdisciplinary perspectives on the technology of writing. (Semiotic and Cognitive Studies X), Turnhout, Belgium: Brepols, 137-156.

2000    Communication as pedagogical revolution. In Sjöholm, K. & A. Østern (Ed), Perspectives on language and communication in multilingual education (Reports from the Faculty of Education, No 6 2000), Åbo Akademi University, Vasa, Finland: Åbo Akademi, 73-90.


Recent projects
2009-   National assessment of key competencies in writing (grades 5 and 8). Project leader

2003-
2006     National assessment of key competencies in writing (grades 4, 7, 10 and 11). Co-leader

1998-
2003    Quality assurrance of learning outcomes in L1 writing (grade 10). Project leader

2000-
2003   ICT@Babel, a strategic NTNU project on interndisciplinary communication in ICT intensive knowledge work

Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Journal publications

Books

  • Evensen, Lars Sigfred. (2013) Applied Linguistics: Towards a New Integration?. Equinox Publishing. 2013. ISBN 978-1-84553-623-7.
  • Haugaløkken, Ove Kr.; Evensen, Lars Sigfred; Hertzberg, Frøydis; Otnes, Hildegunn. (2009) Tekstvurdering som didaktisk utfordring. Universitetsforlaget. 2009. ISBN 978-82-15-01419-7.
  • Berge, Kjell lars; Evensen, Lars Sigfred; Hertzberg, Frøydis; Vagle, Wenche. (2005) Ungdommers skrivekompetanse, Bin II: Norskeksamen som tekst. Universitetsforlaget. 2005. ISBN 82-15-00796-1.
  • Berge, Kjell Lars; Evensen, Lars Sigfred; Hertzberg, Frøydis; Vagle, Wenche. (2005) Ungdommers skrivekompetanse, Bind 1: Norsksensuren som kvalitetsvurdering. Universitetsforlaget. 2005. ISBN 8215007953.
  • Berge, Kjell Lars; Evensen, Lars Sigfred; Hertzberg, Frøydis; Vagle, Wenche. (2005) Ungdommers skrivekompetanse, Bind 2: Norskeksamen som tekst. Universitetsforlaget. 2005. ISBN 8215007961.
  • Berge, Kjell lars; Hertzberg, Frøydis; Evensen, Lars Sigfred; Vagle, Wenche. (2005) Ungdommers skrivekompetanse, Bind I: Norsksensuren som kvalitetsvurdering. Universitetsforlaget. 2005. ISBN 82-15-00795-3.
  • Vagle, Wenche; Berge, Kjell Lars; Evensen, Lars Sigfred; Hertzberg, Frøydis. (2005) Ungdommers skrivekompetanse. Bind I: Norsksensuren som kvalitetsvurdering. Universitetsforlaget. 2005. ISBN 8215007953.
  • Vagle, Wenche; Berge, Kjell Lars; Evensen, Lars Sigfred; Hertzberg, Frøydis. (2005) Ungdommers skrivekompetanse. Bind II: Norskeksamen som tekst. Universitetsforlaget. 2005. ISBN 8215007953.
  • Faber, Hege Charlotte; Evensen, Lars Sigfred; Bostad, Finn; Brandist, Craig. (2004) Bakhtinian Perspectives on Language and Culture. Meaning in Language, Art and New Media. Macmillan Publishers Ltd.. 2004. ISBN 1-4039-1690-X.
  • Vagle, Wenche; Evensen, Lars Sigfred. (2004) Hvordan står det til i norsk skriftlig?. 2004. ISBN 8215004458.
  • Evensen, L.S.; Hoel, Torlaug Løkensgard. (1997) Skriveteorier og skolepraksis. Cappelen Damm Akademisk. 1997. ISBN 82-456-0353-8.
  • Evensen, Lars Sigfred; Hoel, Torlaug Løkensgard. (1997) Skriveteorier og skolepraksis. Cappelen Damm Akademisk. 1997.

Postal address

Department of Language and Literature Norwegian University of Science and Technology 7491 Trondheim Norway