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Dr Jane Simon researches and teaches in visual cultural studies, film studies and photography. Jane has published articles on amateur and experimental film, photography, artist's books and modes of writing about visual culture. Jane also specialises in photographic media and artists' books. Her artists' books are in international public collections including Manchester Metropolitan University's  Special Collections Library and University of West England's Centre for Fine Print Research. Jane completed her PhD in the Department of Gender and Cultural Studies at the University of Sydney in 2007 and in 2010 Jane was a Visiting Leverhulme Trust Research Fellow in the European Centre for Photographic Research at the University of Wales, UK. From 2013-2016 Jane was Co-Editor of the journal Somatechnics, published by Edinburgh University Press.

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Projects 2012 2019

Research Outputs 2006 2017

Documenting the domestic: Chantal Akerman's experimental autobiography as archive

Simon, J., 2017, In : Australian Feminist Studies. 32, 91-92, p. 150-170 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

experimental film
disability studies

Ordinary things, domestic space and photography: Takashi yasumura's interiors

Simon, J., 1 Jan 2015, Occupation: Ruin, Repudiation, Revolution: Constructed Space Conceptualized. Churchill, L. & Smith, D. (eds.). Farnham, UK: Ashgate Publishing, p. 83-98 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Academic work cultures: somatic crisis in the enterprise university

Sullivan, N. & Simon, J., 2014, In : Somatechnics. 4, 2, p. 205-218 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Doing family photography: the domestic, the public and the politics of sentiment

Simon, J., 2012, In : Photography and culture. 5, 1, p. 117-119 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article/Exhibition reviewResearch

book review