This section contains ongoing projects within the area of photography.
Examples of completed research degree projects in photography can be found from the link below, with student names, colleges, thesis titles and supervisors.
Digital versions of theses are available to view in the university's research repository where possible.
The Interstitial Space: Photography and The Extended Gaze
Repetition, stillness, collective memory: return urban photography.
Looking Out, Looking In: Representation and the Viewer in Queer Photography
Beyond Participation: the use of participatory photographic methodologies in peer-led therapeutic environments by those accessing mental health services
The materiality of photography and the memory of the Armenian Genocide.
Home is where the Art is: An examination of the display of art within domestic spaces.
(Re)-enacting the maternal body as a site for ancestral memories. How can photography and oral history allow an imaginative re-embodiment of memory to recreate history through, and by, the body of a mother?
Shifting territories and the place of encounter: representation of the stranger in contemporary photography..
Archipelagos of Interstitial Ground: Investigating Edgelands in the UK through Photographic Practice
‘Community Photography’: Radicalism and a Culture of Protest in the London-based Photography Collectives of the 1970s.
Import/export: the rise of art photography in the Middle East - 2011.
The Photographic Embodiment of an Embrace: The mother-child constellation as a paradigm to explore the nature of the photographic double-portrait and how it manifests both the physical and mental relationship between self and other.