Epiphany – interviews with relations and friends. I know these incredible women why not utilise that?
My research as ‘preformative’
- By which in speaking I am performing a political act – see Denzin 2003
How has my depression affected not only my ability to research but my relationship/ views on my research topic?
Interweaving my autoethnography
Selfies are in a way autoethnographic
Am I interesting enough for autoethnography?
- Fear that I didn’t really ‘beat’ my depression – it went away on its own
Realisation that my autoethnography is not about my experiences, but my politics
Intention to include some original excerpts of my methodology chapter as it is now
Chatham-Carpenter (2010) uses italics to voice her own thought
Being warned not to give m activism paper by an academic at the autoethnography conference
‘Snapshots, articles, photographs’ – Munch
I am less invested in how my autoethnography may be generalised from in relation to what it tells us about others or a phenomenon (quite simply, it can’t) > but what it tells me about where I sit in relation to others, structures and theories