What is... Poetry as a Research Method?

Event Name What is... Poetry as a Research Method?
Start Date 15th Jan 2019 1:00pm
End Date 15th Jan 2019 2:00pm
Duration 1 hour
Description

Learn more about the qualitative and quantitative methods used in the social sciences from practitioners of these methods.

This session focuses on poetry as a research method:

  • What types of questions are best suited to poetry as a research method?
  • What does the ‘data’ look like?
  • What tools do you need to implement poetry as a research method?
  • How do you know that poetry as a research method has been well implemented?
  • What are the limitations of poetry as a research method?

The speaker, Dr Duduzile Ndlovu, is a visiting post doctoral fellow, from the African Centre for Migration & Society at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

This seminar will take place on 15th January, from 13.00-14.00 in room 2.05 of Appleton Tower.

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