Faculty Directory

Stanton Wortham

Inaugural Charles F. Donovan, S.J., Dean

  • Helping to lead and hosting the Global Education Deans Forum
  • Working with the Seoul Metropolitan Office of Education to evaluate Hyukshin Schools
  • Convening global scholars to envision whole person education betting well-being


  • Acting out participant examples in the classroom. Philadelphia: John Benjamins, 1994.
  • The fate of the self in a constructivist age (Guest Editor). A special issue of the Journal of Constructivist Psychology, 12(2), 1999.
  • Narratives in action: A strategy for research and analysis. New York: Teachers College Press, 2001.
  • Language ideology and education (Stanton Wortham & Anthony Berkley, Guest Editors). A special issue of Linguistics & Education, 12 (3), 2001.
  • Education in the new Latino diaspora: Policy and the politics of identity. (Stanton Wortham, Edmund Hamann & Enrique Murillo, Editors). Westport, CT: Ablex, 2002.
  • Linguistic anthropology of education (Stanton Wortham & Betsy Rymes, Editors). Westport, CT: Praeger, 2003.
  • Discourse across speech-events: Intertextuality and interdiscursivity in social life (Asif Agha & Stanton Wortham, Guest Editors). A special issue of Journal of Linguistic Anthropology, 15(1), 2005.
  • Learning identity: The joint emergence of social identification and academic learning. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2006
  • Bullish on uncertainty: How organizational cultures transform participants. (Alexandra Michel & Stanton Wortham) New York: Cambridge University Press, 2009.
  • Youth cultures, language and literacy (Guest Editor). Review of Research in Education, 35, 2011.
  • Beyond macro and micro in the linguistic anthropology of education (Guest Editor). A special issue of Anthropology & Education Quarterly, 43(2), 2012.
  • Discourse analysis beyond the speech event. New York: Routledge, 2015. (Stanton Wortham & Angela Reyes)
  • Revisiting education in the New Latino Diaspora (Edmund Hamann, Stanton Wortham & Enrique Murillo, Editors). Charlotte: Information Age Publishing, 2015.
  • Encyclopedia of Language and Education, Volume 3: Discourse and Education (Stanton Wortham & Deoksoon Kim, Editors). New York: Springer, 2016.