Journal Articles

McKenzie, R. M. and Carrie, E. (2018; early view) ‘Implicit-explicit attitudinal discrepancy and the investigation of language attitude change in progress.’ Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development. (post-print available here)

Carrie, E. and McKenzie, R. M. (2018) ‘American or British? L2 speakers’ recognition and evaluations of accent features in English.’ Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development, 39(4) pp. 313-328. (post-print available here)

Carrie, E. (2017) ‘‘British is professional, American is urban’: Attitudes towards English reference accents in Spain.’ International Journal of Applied Linguistics, 27(2) pp. 427-447


Conference Proceedings

Carrie, E. (2013) ‘Evaluating and imitating English pronunciation models: Language attitudes and language use amongst learners in Spain.’ In Proceedings of the Third International Conference on English Pronunciation: Issues & Practices (EPIP3). 8-10 May 2013. Murcia, Spain: Universidad de Murcia, pp. 14-17.


Conference Presentations

Northernness and dialect discrimination in the Manchester Voices data (with Rob Drummond)
The 8th Northern Englishes Workshop, Newcastle University, 2018

The accent van: Methods in community-oriented linguistics research (with Rob Drummond)
UK Language Variation and Change 11, Cardiff University, 2017

Posh, artsy, rough, country and working-class:
Perceptions of urban language varieties in Manchester (with Rob Drummond)
Sociolinguistics Symposium 21, Universidad de Murcia, 2016

Admiring and acquiring? Linking language attitudes and language variation
UK Language Variation and Change 10, University of York, 2015

Evaluating and imitating English pronunciation models:
Language attitudes and language use amongst learners in Spain
Third International Conference on English Pronunciation: Issues & Practices, Universidad de Murcia, 2013

Variety recognition and evaluations of American and British English speech
Postgraduate Linguistics Workshop, University of St Andrews, 2013

Evaluating the ‘standards’: Non-native speakers’ attitudes towards two varieties of English speech
Manchester Forum in Linguistics, University of Manchester, 2012

Attitudes, perceptions and behaviours in a cross-linguistic context
LEL Postgraduate Conference, University of Edinburgh, 2011

Varieties of English: What foreign learners believe, know and practise
Postgraduate Conference in Linguistics, Newcastle University, 2011
Summer School of Sociolinguistics 3 (SSS3), University of Glasgow, 2011
Meeting of the Societas Linguistica Europaea, Universidad de La Rioja, 2011
International Conference on the Linguistics of Contemporary English, Universitat Osnabruck, 2011


Invited Papers

The accent van: Methods in community language and identity research
University of Huddersfield, 2016


Conference Organisation

Postgraduate Linguistics Workshop
University of St Andrews, March 2013

I was awarded a GRADskills Innovation Grant by the University of St Andrews in 2012 to host a postgraduate Linguistics workshop on language acquisition and language variation and change.



Review of Coulmas, F. (2013) Sociolinguistics: The study of speakers’ choices. Journal of Language and Politics 15(6) pp. 831-832.

Anonymous reviews for Palgrave and the Forum for Modern Language Studies

Referee for PhoneticaLanguage Awareness and the International Journal of Applied Linguistics


Senior Lecturer in Linguistics