Researcher in the Spotlight

Please take a look at our new exciting profile of our researcher in the spotlight Amy Mulvenna:

Amy Mulvenna
PhD Researcher in Human Geography

University of Manchester
(School of Environment, Education and Development)

Email: amy.mulvenna@postgrad.manchester.ac.uk

Twitter:@mulvenna_amy

Research Area and Interests

Children’s (everyday) geographies; Common Worlds Collective, Creative geographies, Children’s Literature, More-than-representational mappings, Minor theory, Thingness, Northern Ireland

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Reports from the RGS-IBG 2019 Sessions Sponsored by GCYFRG

Find below short reports of the sponsored sessions by GCYFRG at the last RGS-IBG annual conference:

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Researcher in the Spotlight

Please take a look at the interesting research our next researcher in the spotlight, Katie Parsons, does:

Katie Parsons
PhD Researcher in Human Geography

University of Hull

Email: k.parsons@2017.hull.ac.uk

Twitter: @ParsnipsParsons

https://www.linkedin.com/in/katie-parsons-b040a65a/

 

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GCYFRG Writing Retreat 2020 – open for applications

Following on from the success of the first GCYFRG Writing Retreat in July 2019, we are pleased to announce the dates and application process for the second GCYFRG Writing Retreat!  The writing retreat is intended to be a supportive community space in which to progress writing projects relating to the Geographies of Children, Youth and Families.

DATES: Monday 13th – Friday 17th July 2020

Location: Near Stow-on-the-Wold, Cotswolds, UK

There are 16 places available.  This year there will be a formal application process, as we anticipate demand being high.  A copy of the application form is attached.

Deadline for submission of applications: Tuesday 22nd October 2019

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GCYF Event Funding Scheme

We are delighted to announce the launch of the new GCYF Event Fund Scheme. Applications are welcome for events that will benefit the GCYF community.

The deadline for submissions is 4th November 2019. Guidelines for the scheme can be found on the application form. Please direct any questions to the group’s Workshop Officer, Tara Woodyer: tara.woodyer@port.ac.uk.

Completed applications should be submitted to Tara Woodyer (Workshop Officer: tara.woodyer@port.ac.uk) and Catherine Walker (Secretary: catherine.walker-2@manchester.ac.uk).

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