6 Questions with Michelle Jamieson

Originally posted on The Postgraduate Gender Research Network of Scotland:
Michelle is a cross-disciplinary ESRC-funded PhD candidate in the department of Urban Studies at the University of Glasgow. Her research, centred around the impact of health on (un)employment during austerity and vice versa, aims to look at this in the context of womanhood, poverty and…

Sexual Assault by a Participant: A Postgraduate Researcher’s Experience

  This summer, while interviewing individuals for my Masters dissertation, I was sexually assaulted. It was a sunny, and warm early afternoon in Glasgow – a relative rarity, even in the summer – and I had just finished up some work on campus to meet with someone interested in taking part in an interview for […]

CfP: The Crip, the Fat and the Ugly in an Age of Austerity: Resistance, Reclamation, and Affirmation

Originally posted on Jen Slater:
We have extended the deadline to submit to our special issue of the Review of Disability Studies, The Crip, the Fat and the Ugly in an Age of Austerity: Resistance, Reclamation, and Affirmation. The new deadline is 17th July 2017. The Review of Disability Studies: An International Journal (RDS) seeks proposals…