This webinar will give an overview of the significant changes in visual research methods, as reflected in the various editions of the book Visual Methodologies: An Introduction to Researching with Visual Materials (Sage, fifth edition 2023). It will focus on the changing theorisation of contemporary visual culture, the changing tools and technologies available to visual researchers, and the changing demands on academic practice.
About the Presenters
Gillian Rose is Professor of Human Geography at the University of Oxford and a Fellow of the British Academy and of the Academy of Social Sciences. She is the author or editor of several books including Doing Family Photography (Ashgate, 2010), The New Urban Aesthetic: Digital Experiences of Urban Change (with Monica Degen, Bloomsbury 2022), Seeing the City Digitally (Amsterdam University Press 2022) and Visual Methodologies (Sage, 2023). Her current research interests focus on contemporary digital visual culture and how cities are seen and experienced.