Lecturer and overseas programme leader
McQueen, F. (2017). Male emotionality: ‘boys don’t cry’ versus ‘it’s good to talk’. NORMA - Nordisk tidsskrift for maskulinitetsstudier, 12(3-4), (205-219). doi:10.1080/18902138.2017.1336877. ISSN 1890-2138
In this article male affect within intimate relationships is examined as a product of the tension between two competing discourses: ‘it’s good to talk’ versus ‘boys don’t cry’...
Idris, D. R., Forrest, S. & Brown, S. (in press). Integrative review of literature on masculinity, health service utilization and health outcomes. Brunei Darussalem Journal of Health
Purpose and aim of review: To explore and analyze the academic literature on how being an Asian male of specific ethnic group intersects with other psychosocial param...
Botterill, K. (2016). Discordant lifestyle mobilities in East Asia: privilege and precarity of British retirement in Thailand. Population, Space and Place, 23(5), (e2011). doi:10.1002/psp.2011. ISSN 1544-8444
This paper explores the lifestyle mobilities of British retirees in Thailand, drawing on empirical research conducted in 2012. Thailand is a host to a significant number of Br...
Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland
09 March 2018
09 March 2018
Invited talk to promote the above project at one-day public event on Cultural History in Practice: Spies and Spying. Public study day, c. 25 attendees from both academia and ...
Brown, S. (2015). Teenage pregnancy, parenting and intergenerational relations. Palgrave Macmillan
Drawing on interviews and focus groups with young mothers and fathers, their parents and other relatives, this book provides a rich exploration of the experience of being a te...
Brown, S. (2015). The wrong type of mother: moral panic and teenage parenting. In V. E. Cree, G. Clapton, & M. Smith (Eds.), Revisiting Moral Panics: Book 1 Gender and the FamilyPolicy Press
We live in a world that is increasingly characterised as full of risk, danger and threat. Every day a new social issue emerges to assail our sensibilities and consciences. Dra...
Brown, S. (2014). "They think it’s all up to the girls": gender, risk and responsibility for contraception. Culture, Health and Sexuality. 17, 312-325. doi:10.1080/13691058.2014.950983. ISSN 1369-1058
Much research suggests that attitudes towards responsibility for use of contraception amongst young people are strongly gendered. However, decision making, if ‘decisions’ happ...
Brown, S. (2013). Is counselling necessary? Making the decision to have an abortion. A qualitative interview study. European Journal of Contraception and Reproductive Health Care, 18, (44-48). doi:10.3109/13625187.2012.750290. ISSN 1362-5187
Objectives To explore young women’s decision-making about having an abortion, in particular, how they reached the decision and with whom they discussed it.
Macleod, K. Regenerating Govan Through Film: screening & discussion at Pearce Instute, Govan during Radical Film Festival, 2016. Exhibited at Govan, Glasgow. 2 May 2016 - 2 May 2016. (Unpublished)
Regenerating Govan Through Film: screening at Pearce Institute of films I have produced with Plantation Productions. This event was part of the 2016 Radical Film Network Festi...
Macleod, K. You play your part & with a song in your heart screened and followed by audience discussion at the only way is ethics festival, Glasgow. Exhibited at The Old Hairdressers, Glasgow. 30 November 2015 - 1 December 2015. (Unpublished)
Film Screenings & Audience discussion: The Only Way is Ethics Festival, Glasgow. - You Play Your Part & With a Song in Your Heart (produced & directed by me, with Plantation P...
Macleod, K. You play your part - joint screening of film alongside Red Skirts of Clydeside at Pearce Institute, Govan. Exhibited at Pearce Institute, Govan, Glasgow, UK. 4 June 2015 - 4 June 2015. (Unpublished)
You Play Your Part - Joint screening of mydocumentary film alongside Red Skirts of Clydeside at Pearce Institute, Govan. Screening and public discussion of impact of the films...
MacLeod, K. (2017, November). "Community Media Practice: Filming local knowledge past and present". Paper presented at Centre for Film Studies, University of St. Andrews, University of St. Andrews
Seminar presentation at Centre for Film Studies, University of St. Andrews (1/11/17). "Community Media Practice: Filming local knowledge past and present". Presentation of int...
Macleod, K. (2014, January). “I film therefore I am: Mediating Island Identity through community based filmmaking.“. Paper presented at Community Filmmaking Conference, British Film Institute, 2014., British Film Institute, London South Bank, 2014
This paper will discuss Community Media as a networked knowledge practice through which participants mediate identity. It draws on examples from a community video project dir...
Macleod, K. (2014, January). “We had never heard of feminism”: older working class women on screen and in production. Paper presented at MeCCSA (Media, Communication & Cultural Studies) Annual Conference, University of Bournemouth (2014), University of Bournemouth, UK (2014)
“We had never heard of feminism”: older working class women on screen and in production.
How can media production techniques enhance the participation and representation of m...
Macleod, K. (2012, November). “You play your part: an ethnographically informed, practice led approach to documentary knowledge.’. Paper presented at Media Discourse Group, MeCCSA PG Network, 2012, De Montfort University,, De Montfort University, Leicester, UK
Media Discourse Group, MeCCSA PG Network, 2012, De Montfort University, “You Play Your Part: an ethnographically informed, practice led approach to documentary knowledge.’
Macleod, K. (2012, January). “We film therefore we are: media made in communities - process, practice & participation.”. Paper presented at MeCCSA Annual Conference, 2012, University of Bedfordshire., University of Bedfordshire, Luton, UK
MeCCSA Annual Conference, University of Bedfordshire. “We film therefore we are: Media made in communities - process, practice & participation.”
This paper will discuss pract...