Sports and social media as sites of embodied identity construction

By Caroline Tagg, Open University  In June 2016, we discussed data collected in the sports phase of our project at a workshop organised by Zhu Hua at Birkbeck University, London and Janice Thompson from the University of Birmingham. Each city research team presented their data and discussed initial findings and ideas. I am responsible for… Read More Sports and social media as sites of embodied identity construction

Employing fieldwork tools according to the research site

by Frances Rock, Cardiff University  Here in Cardiff, we have been thinking about the way that fieldwork activities are employed and realised differently depending on the research site. We have allowed ourselves to be responsive to each site that we have visited by turning up or down particular data collection methods or employing research methods… Read More Employing fieldwork tools according to the research site