Voices of Change: Storywork in Activism, Education and Public Service, September 25th – 27th, 2015, Amherst, MA

Dr. Chloe Brushwood Rose from York University and I will be presenting on our panel, The Politics and Promise of Participation in Digital Storytelling.

Digital Storytelling Workshop, Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, 24-26 August, 2015

Digital Storytelling Workshop, Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, 2-4 June, 2015

Digital Storytelling Workshop, University College Cork, 16-17th May

I will be teaching an intensive digital storytelling workshop with graduate students at UCC in Cork, Ireland, May 16th – May 17th, 2015

Ph.D. graduation ceremony in Dublin – February 21st

Ph.D. successfully defended with Dr. Paul Stoller and Dr. Noel Fitzpatrick

On November 24th I defended my doctoral dissertation, Visualizing ‘Migrant’ Voices: Co-Creative Documentary and the Politics of Listening at the Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT) in Dublin, Ireland. My external examiner was anthropologist Dr. Paul Stoller, and my internal examiner was the Dean of the Graduate School of Creative Arts and Media, Dr. Noel Fitzpatrick.

May 15th: ‘Encountering “Other” Stories through Collaborative Research Practice’

socialweekend.com Together with Dr. Alice Feldman I will be presenting a paper–Encountering “Other” Stories through Collaborative Research Practice–on May 15th, 2012 at the Storytelling: Global Reflections on Narrative conference in Prague. Our paper is based on the longitudinal digital storytelling workshop I directed and facilitated with Irish and immigrant participants in north Dublin as a part of the Voicing Places/Placing Voices research project.