NaBloPoMo #23: First Supervisory Meeting – Thesis Time

Instead of thinking about the research questions you construct and want to answer, think about the problem you want to solve.  This is my take home point regarding my thesis from my first ever Masters supervisor meeting. Exciting times. It's been a day of firsts really and I am sure I will delve deeper, in [...]

MA Gender Studies: – Week Six

Today I attended:  Class: Theorising Gender; Theme: Poststructuralism, Deconstruction and Feminism | Karen Throsby Encounters between feminism and poststructuralism have been intense and fruitful, but hotly contested. Many feminist scholars have argued that poststructuralist and deconstructionist approaches offer feminist theorising productive tools for the exploration of key issues in relation to power and knowledge, and [...]