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Dr. Sally Denshire: Visiting Scholar from Research Institute for Professional Practice, Learning and Education (RIPPLE), Australia, April 16th-27th, 2012
Welcome Reception for Dr. Sally Denshire, Visiting Scholar
When: April 17th, 2012, 3:00-5:00 pm
Where: Room 1543, Elborn College, The University of Western Ontario
Featuring a Public Address by Dr. Denshire: ‘Conceptualizing autoethnography as assemblage: Accounts of occupational therapy practice'
Dr. Sally Denshire is a member of the Research Institute for Professional Practice, Learning and Education (RIPPLE) at Charles Sturt University (CSU), Australia. Her research interests include: health reform, the changing nature of health practice and health professions; building new theoretical and methodological tools for researching practice, including ethnographic and auto-ethnographic writing incorporating visual media and the body; identities, cultures and professional knowledges; and gender and professional heritage. Sally publishes on auto-ethnography, heritage and the body in the health professions and is currently working on a new pilot study on signature pedagogies in health and has a Scholarship in Teaching Grant with colleagues exploring signature pedagogies in Health and Business courses at CSU.
Week at a glance:
- Welcome Reception & Public Lecture: ‘Conceptualizing autoethnography as assemblage: Accounts of occupational therapy practice’, April 17th, 2012, 3:00-5:00 pm, Room 1543, Elborn College, UWO
- Public Seminar: ‘Reader’s theatre of three tales of practice/Tales of sexuality, food and death’ , April 19th, 2012, 9:00 am – 1:00pm (includes lunch), Alumni Lounge, Fanshawe College
- Public Lecture: ‘Re-inscribing gender into the heritage of occupational therapy in Australia: 'The Sock Knitter'. April 26th, 2012, 3:00-5:00pm, Room 1576, Elborn College, UWO
Watch for updated listings on special events planned throughout the week
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