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BSA Conference 4-6th April

I am very excited to say I will be presenting at the British Sociological Association conference this year. I am presenting a co-authored paper with my colleague Charlene Crossley that examines the role of map making in a participatory action research cycle – this examines Charlene’s work with young people and my work with female… Continue reading BSA Conference 4-6th April

Conferences · Offender Supervision · RESEARCH:inthepark · Uncategorized

Data Collection, REALab, @Creative_Crim & A New Arrival

I have to admit, I have been rather lazy in keeping the blog updated. There are reasons (not excuses) for this – see further down this post! So here is a little recap of the things that I have been up to since summer. Data Collection (POP) Currently, I am in data collection. This is… Continue reading Data Collection, REALab, @Creative_Crim & A New Arrival

Conferences · Education · graffiti

Discourse(s) in the Social Sciences

Tomorrow I am presenting at the conference ‘Discourse(s) in the Social Sciences’ at York University. Follow this link to find out more about the conference. I am presenting the results of my masters dissertation, mainly because I am currently editing it in to a journal submission and I could really do with the feedback that… Continue reading Discourse(s) in the Social Sciences

Conferences · Education · RESEARCH:inthepark

CYPInnovResMethods16 – Cardiff University 25th April 2016

Innovative research methods with children and young people, Cardiff University (25/4/16). Last week, Charlene and I attended an interesting and thought provoking methodology conference at Cardiff University. This was really one of those events where you thank your lucky stars the call for papers graced your inbox. Every single presentation gave you the gift of… Continue reading CYPInnovResMethods16 – Cardiff University 25th April 2016

Conferences · Education · RESEARCH:inthepark

Success – REALab, the Whitworth, and innovative research methods with children and young people

So far this week it has been a week of successes, and amazingly it is only Tuesday! Yesterday, Charlene and I travelled down to Cardiff University for the conference ‘Innovative research methods with children and young people’. I submitted a poster presentation of the research proposal and Charlene presented a paper and a poster.I have… Continue reading Success – REALab, the Whitworth, and innovative research methods with children and young people

Field Work Diary · RESEARCH:inthepark

RESEARCH:inthepark

RESEARCH:inthepark is (a working title for) a new research project I am developing with Rachel Smith (University of Manchester). Working closely with the Whitworth Art Gallery in Manchester, UK, and sponsored/ facilitated by REALab Manchester. We are developing a proposal for a three month evaluation research project. While we are currently developing the research proposal… Continue reading RESEARCH:inthepark

Conferences · graffiti

Rethinking Graffiti at Keele Postgraduate Research Forum 14/10/2014

Today I was given the opportunity to do a talk on some of the issues and observations that have arisen since returning from Chile. The talk was facilitated by Keele Postgraduate Research Forum, and I’m really grateful for the opportunity to float my ideas among some amazing Keele postgrads and to practise some presenting before… Continue reading Rethinking Graffiti at Keele Postgraduate Research Forum 14/10/2014