Category: Speaking

Talk at the Institute of Education on public pedagogy research in the digital age

On 25th March I will be giving a talk at the Institute of Education , University of London, as part of their sociology of education seminar series: The possibilities and challenges of Public Pedagogy research in the digital age  Over the last decade, there has been a groundswell of scholarship drawing on the theoretical construct …

Presentation – Researching the body

Integrating perspectives on schools-based research – July 14th 2011 July 14th – presenting a paper on methodological issues of undertaking research on sensitive issues around health and the body in schools. This is part of a one day conference on ‘Integrating perspectives on schools-based research’ at Cardiff University organised by Ceryn Evans. http://www.cardiff.ac.uk/socsi/cishe/

Speaking the Unspoken

Just given a paper on Boys body dissatisfaction, new health imperatives and sites of learning at http://www.edu.uwo.ca/speakingtheunspoken/ A really thoughtful symposium which problematized bodies, masculinities and body image The image is untitled Acrylic on canvas by Emilie Kalinowski of The University of Western Ontario

ESRC Seminar Series: Fat Studies and HAES

Summary ESRC seminar series: Fat Studies and HAES: Bigness Beyond Obesity (More about the series here- http://tinyurl.com/68fnh4y) Seminar 4: Researching Fat Studies and HAES: working with/as fat bodies 5th-6th May 2011, Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution (Elwin Room) To register to attend the seminar please follow this link: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/KKWV6R3 This seminar will address the …