Monthly archive for May2015

Looking, Listening and Researching: Using Ethnography as a Visual Method

Looking, Listening and Researching: Using Ethnography as a Visual Method

The Visual Social Media lab was on tour again this week, when I gave a presentation about Imaging Sheffield to the Visual Methods and Ethnography workshop at Edinburgh Napier University. This workshop looked at innovative ways in which visual materials can be used in ethnographic…

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Technology, discourse and learning from students

Technology, discourse and learning from students

I gave my first lecture yesterday to the MA Researching Social Media module at Sheffield University. It was about using discourse analysis to examine the ways in which photography – and technology use more broadly – is discursively constructed online. After going through some of…

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