All posts by Bonnie Richard

Journal of Playwork Practice 2nd issue now out! @JPP_Journal

The second issue of JPP has now been published with a themed practitioner section on adventure playgrounds – please see the attached press release for more information.

JPP encourages submissions from researchers outside the playwork field working in a wide range of areas relevant to the practice of playwork. For more information please see the JPP website or email the Editors at jpp@commonthreads.org.uk.

Follow JPP on Twitter: @JPP_Journal 

Research Seminar at UCLan – Dr. Sally Brown on Teenage Parenting

University of Central Lancashire – School of Social Work
Research Seminar Series 2014 / 2015
Wednesday 14 January 2015
4-5.30pm, Harrington Building room 337

Teenage parenting: a moral problem, a social problem, or no problem at all?

Dr Sally Brown, Durham University

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New Book: Childhood with Bourdieu

9781137384737Childhood with Bourdieu

Edited by
Leena Alanen, Liz Brooker and Berry Mayall

Palgrave Macmillan, January 2015

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CFP: The cross-sectionality of gender and mothering within transnational families

12th IMISCOE Conference, Geneva, 25-27 June 2015
Conference theme: “Rights, Democracy and Migration”

Call for Papers for a Research Roundtable Panel to be proposed under the following theme: ‘The cross-sectionality of gender and mothering within transnational families: strategies for the maintenance of spirituality, language, culture and identity between generations.’  Continue reading

Postdoctoral Fellowship (Barcelona, Spain)

Beatriu de Pinós Postdoctoral Fellowship
Barcelona, Spain

The AFIN research group (Autonomous University of Barcelona) seeks a candidate to sponsor in applying for a competitive two-year postdoctoral research fellowship from the Catalan government. The fellowship contract will begin no later than October 1, 2015. The fellowship provides compensation and Spanish social security contributions totaling 85,000 euros over two years. Continue reading