December 2016 archive

Feminist Practice & Poststructuralist Theory – Chris Weedon

This is the first book I have read on poststructuralism that I can kind of understand! Weedon, C. (1997). Feminist practice and poststructuralist theory. Oxford, UK: Blackwell   Chapter 1 – Feminism & Theory This book looks at postructuralism through a feminist lens. The binary it disrupts is gender based around man and woman. I am […] Read more…

Becoming a-death through creative community practice

Abby presenting at AARE 2016

This is my presentation at AARE 2016 at MCG. It was part of a Symposium made up of Margaret’s PhD students: Disruptive thinking through creative methods: Innovative research projects from the Space, Place, Body group Angela Foley: Intimate material: Artful beyond words in the ‘posts’ Sarah Crinall: What is (the) matter-with-data?: The creative practice of […] Read more…

AARE conference 2016

AARE 2016 - Karen, Anna, Abby, Pauliina, Margaret, Angela, Sue, Sarah

I attended AARE 2016 at the MCG. I went to the Sunday workshops for early career researchers and HDR students. This was an informative day very worthwhile. I only went to the morning keynotes and one session plus the one I presented at. The one session I went to was Margaret’s collaborative session with the […] Read more…

Antipodes conference 2016

Margaret presenting Badger Bates print to Tracy

I met Pauliina Rautio at Antipodes Conference. Sue and I placed rocks on the speakers desk to show our support for her work. She mentioned them in her opening. Here is her blog post about the Antipodes Conference: EVENTS: ‘Pissing in the wind’ at the Antipodes [Excerpt from blog] “Thursday began with Pauliina’s keynote. … […] Read more…