Current Projects

I am currently working on a number of projects that span sociology, arts and understanding design. As a sociologist, I’m interested in the patterns, trends, relationships, and social structures of contemporary society. I’m enthusiastic about using arts-based and creative methods, as well as qualitative research, as these help us better understand the complexity of experience.… Read More

Creative Works

ZinesSo Fi Zine, editions 1-5 (forthcoming)AKE Zine, volume 1 Short Stories and PoetryAllen Key. So Fi Zine, edition 3Folded Up. Pink Cover Zine, edition 110 Scenes in London, 2017, So Fi Zine, edition 1Joan Didion’s Recipe Book, Bareknuckle Poet Annual Anthology Vol. 2Single Beds Make Sleepovers Difficult, SCUM MagazineMen Are Not From Mars (the death of an almost-relationship), GetamungstitJoan Didion’s Recipe… Read More

Research

Journal ArticlesDirections for Public Sociology: Novel Writing as a Creative Approach, Cultural Sociology. vol 10, no. 4. pp. 431-447. Published OnlineFirst, April 26 2016. Most-Read Cultural Sociology article for April 2016 Book Reviews> Watson, A 2018. ‘Migrant City’ by Les Back and Shamser Sinha, in Journal of Sociology. Online First: https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/1440783318815000> Watson, A 2016. ‘Girlhood and the Politics of Place’ by… Read More