KIPWORLD

Blog URL:http://kipworldblog.blogspot.com/
Blog Tags:performative, research, social science, qualitative, arts-based, film
Country:United Kingdom
State/Province:Dorset
Location:Bournemouth

Kip Jones' musings and reports on Performative Social Science, or the use of tools from the arts in researching and/or disseminating qualitative data.



Latest Blog Posts



University academics and managerial types alike seem to be awash these days with ideas of 'creativity' as some new miracle tool, and play as a key component to engagement. They bring together academics and convince them that playing with toys, colour...

Lisbon Folly

on Jun 21, 2017

Lisbon Folly His name was Pedro, a 6' 2" surfer with grey/green eyes from Cascais living in my favorite Lisbon neighbourhood now. He drove me hard in his TukTuk to the top of the hill with gorgeous views of the city.We said good-bye in front...

“Kyle’s photo-montage of black and white clippings, mostly from fashion magazines, Bailey and Avedon, etc., glued to the walls surrounding his bed”.   Kip Jones is pleased to announce that the tripartite story, “True co...

KIPWORLD, the personal weblog of Bournemouth University academic, Kip Jones, reached a milestone this week, measuring 250,000 page views in the all-time history of the blog.  Begun in 2009, the blog averages about one article a month...

Kip Jones, (2017) (final draft) “True confessions: why I left a traditional liberal arts college for the sins of the Big City", Qualitative Research Journal, Vol. 17 Iss: 1, pp. xx-43-51. Essay"True Confessions:Why I left a traditional liberal...

Scene 1. EXT. - SUBURBAN HOUSE POOL - NIGHTEstablishing shot with late 1950’s contemporary ranch house with a swimming pool behind it, set in a countryside-turning-suburban America.It is a pitch-black night; flashes of lightening in the distant sky...

Over-used scholarly words that I hate:RobustRigourThickHoweverEvocativeGushy words used to describe serious work that I hate:Amazing!Fantastic!Awesome!Epic!Made-up touchy-feely words that I hate:MindfulnessEmbodiednessIndepthness (Just saw this one i...