Do you identify as an Aboriginal Australian with light skin? • Are you between the ages of 18-35? • Do people question your Aboriginal identity? • Do you use the internet & social media as a way to claim your Aboriginal identity? If so, I am looking for 20 participants who would be interested in … Continue reading Influence of social media on the identity of Aboriginal Australians with light skin
Ever have those days, weeks etc., where you just can't seem to get your ideas out into writing? Well, that's been me lately. I'm in the throes of finishing my literature review chapter and have been struggling because my brain keeps thinking it needs to be perfect. No it does not. This is a first … Continue reading Knowing so much, yet so little
Ok, so it's been months since I've posted. I've felt that I haven't got much to post about, but then I realised, that's the most important reason to post. I had my colloquium in July, which I passed and am now officially a Masters Candidate. Doing this degree part time will mean I finish in … Continue reading Doing my bit
So it's been awhile since I've updated my blog regarding my research. Things have changed a lot over the last 12 months and am finally settled back in to the swing of things. Currently I am writing my colloquium document and hopefully will have my research project accepted by the university come July. Can't wait … Continue reading It’s been a long time
I want to tell you a story. This is a story about the quality of television, and how 12 Monkeys surpasses all measures beyond imagination, and why this show NEEDS to continue to be shown for another season, if not more. Shows take a lot to hold my attention. There have been shows over the … Continue reading Dear Syfy
From the 1st to the 4th of November, I attended the AAS Conference @ Melbourne University. I has taken me until today to write this post as I was mentally exhausted (in a great way) from everything I got to see at the conference. Unfortunately there were so many panels that I didn't get to … Continue reading The belated AAS 2015 rundown from an Ains perspective.
The Australian Anthropology Society conference is on next month #AAS2015 #moralhorizons. So i'm busily getting my panel presentation finished for the postgrad showcase. I start back doing my PhD next month so this is a good time to reflect on my ideas, look at my proposal and refine it. It's been interesting reading through the … Continue reading The countdown is on.