Week 40: Creative Research Methods – Behind the Zines

My PhD journey has taken lots of twists and turns. The one thing I’ve held on to most firmly as I’ve tumbled down many theoretical rabbit holes (Deleuze and Guattari, I’m talking about you) has been a commitment to feminist, creative and participatory research methods. For me, participatory methods are the key to unlocking doors… Continue reading Week 40: Creative Research Methods – Behind the Zines

Week 38: PhDs and teenagers – a tale of angst

I live with two teenagers.  Alone.  Outnumbered. It’s a world of funny smells, new worries, frustrating conversations, a few slamming doors (usually me), novel and baffling terminology and an empty bank balance.  In amongst this confusing, brave new world, I’m trying to do a PhD. Which actually results – with the exception of the funny smells… Continue reading Week 38: PhDs and teenagers – a tale of angst