Green Spaces and Ordinary Folk

Panelists Jane Samuels (Chair) Jane Samuels is a writer, visual artist and teacher from Manchester. Her work is grounded in place, walking and psychogeography and her written and visual work explores walking methodologies, the inherent power structures that play out in place, and the human relationship with urban and rural environments. In 2019, Jane publishedContinue reading “Green Spaces and Ordinary Folk”

Ways of Walking

Panelists Nikki Fairchild and Carol Taylor Nikki Fairchild is Associate Head (Research and Innovation), School of Education and Sociology, University of Portsmouth. Her research is theoretically informed by critical feminist materialist and posthumanist theory-praxis. She employs creative methodologies to disturb knowledge production and relationality entangling with gender, place-spaces, time, temporality and childhoods. She is anContinue reading “Ways of Walking”

Sensing Place

Panelists Nicola Streeten (chair) Nicola is a multi-award-winning UK based graphic novelist and comics scholar. She draws, talks and writes about, mentors and teaches subjects relating to comics, feminism and humour to everyone! Her methodology is friendship. Satya Satya is a multimedia artist and independent researcher from Bombay, currently in Munich via Chicago. She worksContinue reading “Sensing Place”

Visions of Place

Panelists Anna Selby (chair) Anna Selby is a poet and naturalist. Her poetry often explores our connection with water and the natural world. She  works collaboratively with dancers, choreographers and conservationists, writes poetic-studies of different species in the field, directly from life, often underwater, and aims for these poems to share a sense of compassion andContinue reading “Visions of Place”