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Embodiment and New Materialism Part

2 April 2017

Over the weekend of 25-26 February 2017, I attended a conference in Lancaster which looked at new materialist approaches to the pre-modern  period: ‘Embodiment and New Materialism...

Embodiment and New Materialism Part 1

28 March 2017

Over the weekend of 25-26 February 2017, I attended a conference in Lancaster which looked at new materialist approaches to the pre-modern  period: ‘Embodiment and New Materialism...

Academics with chameleons

24 March 2017

I don’t spend a lot of time on Twitter, but I have noticed the hashtag ‘academics with cats’.  Cats are a big thing on Twitter. Personally, I’m not keen...

Happy Marking Day

18 March 2017

I have a confession to make… I quite enjoy marking. There.  I said it aloud. I know we all moan about marking – grading papers is laborious and can take up a lot of...