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A Storify of the #researchsafe event

On Wednesday 27th April 2016, Dr Joanne Neary, Dr Lisa Bradely and I ran a seminar that explored the phyical and emotional ‘affects’ of social research. 49 more words

Heritage Show + Tell

Towards the end of the exhibition’s run, I was invited to an event organised by two projects at the University of Leeds: Rethinking Textiles and… 465 more words

Disabled People

Mitzi Cunliffe, sculptor

A brief detour from textiles for a mention of sculptor Mitzi Cunliffe (1918-2006), whose work is perhaps tangentially linked to this project.

Cunliffe created a striking sculpture representing textiles. 156 more words


The hidden gems of Hyde Park

I know I haven’t written a blog post in a while, and to be completely honest this is because I was sick of writing. Not writing for myself, that is a love which never falters and can be heard from my bedroom each night as the silence is permeated by the swift scratching of pencil on diary pages. 948 more words

Bass Rock Gannets in the 2nd World Seabird Twitter Conference

Just a short post from me today about the 2nd World Seabird Twitter Conference taking place this week.

On Wednesday 14th April I will be presenting some of my work on three-dimensional gannet flight in my first international conference – via Twitter! 356 more words

NaSTA 2016

What a weekend. I am incredibly proud of LSTV (Leeds Student TV) for not only winning 10 awards, but for hosting such a wonderful event. Everyone was rocking their dresses and suits, along with a huge smile on their face. 442 more words


University of Leeds' Sustainable Garden

Built more than 2 years ago in from a partnership with University of Leeds’ sustainability department, the Sustainable garden won the category of ‘Landscape, Public Realm and Public Art’ in the Leeds Architecture Awards, the same year of its creation in 2013. 310 more words