Ethnography in/of the Pandemic, Follow-up Session 3: Methods and Tools
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Ethnography in/of the Pandemic, Follow-up Session 3: Methods and Tools

Session Report 3 prepared by Tessa Bonduelle and Hannah Quinn with Andrew Gilbert On Friday, May 22, 2020, the Ethnography Lab hosted the final of three sessions for our “Ethnography in/of the Pandemic” series. Session 3 focused on the “Methods and Tools” available to researchers undertaking ethnography in the pandemic. These questions emerged from the … Continue reading

Ethnography in/of the Pandemic, Follow-up Session 2: Research Projects and Writing
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Ethnography in/of the Pandemic, Follow-up Session 2: Research Projects and Writing

Session Report prepared by Tessa Bonduelle with Hannah Quinn and Andrew Gilbert On Friday, May 15, 2020, the Ethnography Lab hosted the second of three sessions for our “Ethnography in/of the Pandemic” series. Session 2 focused on the pandemic’s impact on research projects and writing, addressing pragmatic and practical questions spanning all stages of a … Continue reading

Ethnography in Canada – Conference Program
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Ethnography in Canada – Conference Program

The program and speaker lineup for the Ethnography in Canada 2016 conference have now been finalized. Please CLICK HERE to download the complete program booklet, including speaker bios and abstract, as a PDF. As a reminder, the conference location is: Centre for Social Innovation (CSI) – Annex 720 Bathurst St, Toronto, ON M5S 2R4 On Bathurst, a … Continue reading

Ethnography in Canada 2016 Conference – Call for Proposals (Deadline Extended)
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Ethnography in Canada 2016 Conference – Call for Proposals (Deadline Extended)

(Submission deadline extended until February 5, 2016.) We are proud to announce the call for proposals for the inaugural Ethnography in Canada conference, to be held on April 15, 2016 in Toronto. The conference is organized by graduate students and faculty of the Ethnography in Canada hub of the Ethnography Lab at the University of Toronto. Continue reading

History of the Ethnography of the University project
Ethnography of the University

History of the Ethnography of the University project

The Ethnography of the University project was founded at the University of Illinois by Professor Nancy Abelmann. See the website for a rich archive of past student projects. For readings and methods follow this link. EUI researchers in anthropology and other disciplines have pursued hundreds of research projects over the years. On a visit to … Continue reading

Susan Hyatt audio and presentation slides
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Susan Hyatt audio and presentation slides

Last Thursday, Dr. Susan Hyatt from Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis gave a talk entitled ‘Collaborative ethnography and community activism: Where publics and politics meet’. The presentation slides can be downloaded in MS PowerPoint format. Please note that the file is rather large as it contains embedded audio and video: Susan Hyatt – Collaborative ethnography and … Continue reading

Using Zotero for Bibliographies: Presentation Slides
Applied

Using Zotero for Bibliographies: Presentation Slides

I gave a presentation/ demonstration today in the Ethnography Lab about Zotero, the free bibliography management tool. For those who attended — and those who couldn’t — I am attaching the slides with my walk-throughs, recommendations and tweaks to this blog post. Please download the Microsoft PowerPoint file from the link below: Managing your bibliography … Continue reading

Kensington Market Project — A multi-year ethnographic study
Kensington Market

Kensington Market Project — A multi-year ethnographic study

The Kensington Market Research Project (KMRP) aims to produce an unprecedented body of rich and detailed knowledge about Toronto’s most celebrated multicultural heritage district. Bordered by China Town and adjacent to the University of Toronto’s downtown campus, Kensington Market boasts the city’s best known enclave of social diversity and counter-culture nestled in a backdrop of … Continue reading

Applied Ethnography – Reaching out beyond academia
Applied

Applied Ethnography – Reaching out beyond academia

There is a growing interest in ethnographic methods outside of academia where organizations and practitioners are discovering the impact of in-depth qualitative research on strategy and execution. In the applied cluster, we will explore the various applications of ethnography in private sector, public sector or not-for-profit organizations, as well as in product and service design. … Continue reading