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The days are long, but the years are short.

Today is a particularly rough day juggling 2 toddlers, potty training, house chores, writing and researching new materials. After a long dinner, I’ve given in to my inner voice and resolved to turning on the TV to DisneyJr. to keep my kids engaged while I take some much needed me time to write and blog … Continue reading

Call for Papers: Mothers, Motherhood, and Mothering in Popular Culture

  Proposals are now being accepted for the newly established section area, Mothers, Motherhood, and Mothering in Popular Culture. In this inaugural session of the the 36th Annual Conference of Southwest Popular/American Culture Association (SWPACA) to be held in Albuquerque, New Mexico, on February 11-14, 2015. We are looking for papers that address mothers, motherhood, … Continue reading

Using sensory ethnography to understand the construction of ‘mothering’ (via Social Theory Applied + Scoop.it)

“I am currently in the write up phase of my PhD and through writing my ethnographic chapters I am faced with the challenge of transferring a theoretical approach I learned in the field through to my writing style and analysis. I set out in my doctoral fieldwork to discover how women’s self-identi… Continue reading

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