The Centre for Narrative Research in collaboration with NOVELLA (Narratives of Varied Everyday Lives and Linked Approaches) at IoE will host the 14th annual Postgraduate Research Day on Wednesday, 29th April 2015, at University Square Stratford, University of East London.
Please see the programme below.
If you’d like to attend the event, please e-mail Cigdem Esin firstname.lastname@example.org. There are only a few places left.
All best wishes, CNR team
Centre for Narrative Research in the Social Sciences
NOVELLA ESRC Research Node
University of East London and Institute of Education
To THink is To eXperiment
Wednesday, 29th April, 2015, University Square Stratford,
Room: USS 2.31
|9.45 – 10.00||Welcome and Introductions|
|10.00 – 10.40||Siyanda Ndlovu Memorial Lecture
Embodied Narratives: Live Art and the Artist’s Life
Dr Barbara Droth
|10.40 – 11.10||The plan in practise: Making sense of personal archives in a family homeNoelle McCormack, Rix Centre, University of East London|
|11.10 – 11.40||Diversity Training: ‘Race’, Space, Place and (Un)intended ConsequencesLurraine Jones, Psychosocial Studies, University of East London|
|11.40 – 12.00||Coffee Break|
|12.00 – 12.30||Approaching the field with creativity: conceptual-methodological reflections on narrative research into activism
Alice Mukaka, School of Social Sciences, University of East London
|12.30 – 13.00||‘Voiced Stress in MS.’ An exploration of anonymous bloggers’ comments on stress and medical professionals’ responses in a blog on Multiple Sclerosis in the public domain.Sharmini Chaytor|
|13.00 – 13.30||‘ Narratives impacted by acquired brain injury: barriers and opportunities in daily lifeClaire Brewis, Teesside University|
|13.30 – 14.15||Lunch Break|
|14.15 – 14.45||Giving ‘them’ a voice: narratives of political violence in Portugal
Raquel da Silva, University of Birmingham
|14.45 – 15.15||The Ethical Potential of Narratives of Victimization in Novels about the Basque Conflict: A Narrative Approach.
Irene Gantxegi, University of Deusto, Bilbao
|15.15 –15.45||Becoming a Woman by Practising Autofiction: Narratives of Memory Work Applied to the Vindication of a Female Identity Ignacio Diaz Vazquez/Veronica, School of Social Sciences,
University of East London
|15.45 -16.00||Coffee Break|
|16.00 -16.30||Meaning-making in the moment: Small Stories-in-interaction enabling critical reflection.David Gates, King’s College London|
|16.30 – 17.00||Strategic narratives ‘from the ground up’? Investigating British public attitudes to the use of military force.Thomas Colley, King’s College London|
|17.00 – 17.45||Discussion over drinks|