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Anna Harrison

MA Critical Approaches to Children's Literature


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Personal profile

Research interests

I am interested in Digital Literacy,  Picturebook Apps as a means of children accessing Children's Literature and Using Classic Novels and Poetry titles to inspire Children's Writing.

Education/Academic qualification

Higher Education Academy

1 Sep 2017 → …

Award Date: 1 Sep 2017

Award Date: 1 Sep 2017

Bristol University

1 Sep 198831 Jul 1991

Award Date: 31 Jul 1991

University of Roehampton

1 Sep 199830 Apr 2002

External positions

Member of UKLA website and publications committee, United Kingdom Literacy Association

1 Sep 2017 → …

Link Tutor, St Mary's University, Twickenham

1 Sep 2014 → …

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Research on Trainee Teachers' Perceptions of Reading for Pleasure

Harrison, A., Cremin, T., McDonald, R. & Bearne, E.


Project: Research

Digital Literacy in the Classroom

Harrison, A.


Project: Research

Research Output

I didn't know how to do reading-so I pressed the volume all up and it was reading to me!

Harrison, A., 1 Mar 2018, English 4-11, Spring 2018, 62, p. 2 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationFeatured article

‘A Very Holistic Caterpillar’

Harrison, A., 4 Nov 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper


Conceptualising a Picturebook App

Anna Harrison (Speaker)

20 May 2020

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

Developing a Reading Culture

Anna Harrison (Speaker)

22 Feb 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

South West London Reading Teachers' Group

Anna Harrison (Organiser), & Kerry Assemakis (Organiser)

2 Oct 201924 Jun 2020

Activity: Public engagement and outreachSchools engagement

South West London Reading Teachers' Group

Anna Harrison (Organiser)

3 Oct 20183 Jul 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Press / Media

KS1 Picture books

Anna Harrison


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media