Sr Lecturer, Sociology @AngliaRuskin; Co-convenor @DSAWomxnDev.
Researches gender inequalities. Currently navigating the peaks and troughs of mat leave.
Sep 30, 2019 • 10 tweets • 9 min read
Still processing the powerful discussion we had today in our #MA@ARUSociology session on #DecolonisingtheUniversity. A student shared her experiences of growing up in apartheid South Africa & feeling validated & 'seen' by the reading material. Became emotional as she talked
about how #apartheid affected her secondary & higher education in South Africa. Another shared his experiences of racism & racial abuse at his place of work in London, and how he'd envisioned a different kind of life in the UK when he migrated from Nigeria three years