Auto-Ethnographic Reflection Report

Introduction: Autoethnography is a challenging research practice, as it is often too easy to fall into a comparative mind and not fully appreciate the culture on its own, this bias will cloud the authentic experience. Throughout the course of the semester for BCM320, I have felt quite uncomfortable with the autoethnographic process as I have … Continue reading Auto-Ethnographic Reflection Report

Weaving Cultural Connections Through Braids: An Autoethnographic Project

2, 3, 1, 2, 3, 1 ‚Ķover and under.... creating the braid...forming a strong hold... Braiding for me is a hairstyle I forced my mum to learn when I was in primary school, it helped me look fashionable and keep my wild hair tamed (if only slightly). I have never really thought much more about … Continue reading Weaving Cultural Connections Through Braids: An Autoethnographic Project

No Pro-Gamer but Nostalgic Nonetheless (Hi-Score Girl, 2018)

source: Japanese  This week's viewing was a Japanese TV show called 'Hi Score Girl' (2018), I loved the fact we were able to experience live tweeting a show rather than film, although we binged it and it were as if it was a film, it was just so different from the other weeks. And the … Continue reading No Pro-Gamer but Nostalgic Nonetheless (Hi-Score Girl, 2018)