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