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EuroBiReCon16: Workshop on ageing

This is some notes from a workshop that I co-organised with Sue George and Nickie Roome, as promised to the participants. Our abstract said:

Growing older and being bisexual… 604 more words

Looking Both Ways: At last some real-life case studies about older bisexual(ish) people!

Case studies about people are great, in education and in workplace settings. They help you think about complex issues in a human and manageable way. They can make abstract ideas concrete and graspable. 388 more words

Three For Later Life (2016)

1. Memories.
2. Family.
3. New skills learned.
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Acquired-
Inspired.

Poetry

Planning for incapacity in later life

Think this doesn’t apply to you? — maybe think again…

This piece isn’t directly about planning for retirement. Neither does it concern making a will or dealing with inheritance tax. 1,526 more words

Retirement

All I want for Christmas is dew (relentless rain won't do!)

The reference to “Dew” is from memory of this lovely medieval poem

I syng of a mayden

That is makeles,

king of alle kinges

to here sone che chees. 593 more words

YTFC

CABS/CPA seminar on Social Media & Research in Ageing: Part 3

Ian Watson, Institute for Research and Innovation in Social Services

Research unbound: Finch, open access and social media

Examples of ways new technologies always disrupt existing social norms and business models (telephone: people bothering you right in your house! 236 more words