Presentation at RESCON14

Today I presented at Birmingham City University’s annual research conference, RESCON. I presented the slides I talked about in my previous post┬ábut since that last entry I’ve decided not to pursue the work of Butler further, which I had to explain in my presentation. Further engagement highlighted criticisms of Butler’s approach to performativity, notably theContinue reading “Presentation at RESCON14”

Presentation of research and change in focus

This month I’m┬ápresenting my research three times, here I’ve embedded the ‘extended’ version. In this post I’ll talk through the slides, because they also tell a story about a recent change in focus of my research questions and approach. Slide 2 This image serves as a talking point about the nature of social media andContinue reading “Presentation of research and change in focus”