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Yinka Olusoga

Dr Yinka Olusoga is a lecturer in education and Course Director of the BA in Education, Culture and Childhood at the University of Sheffield. Her research and teaching focus on discourses and histories of childhood, play and education. She engages in critical work with historical and archival material, examining intersecting discursive constructions of social class, gender and race. She also researches environments for children’s play, creative engagement and digital literacies, and the inter-generational co-construction of play and storytelling. Yinka is a co-investigator for The Play Observatory, an ESRC-funded project examining children’s play experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic, data from which will establish an archive for future researchers.

Yinka Olusoga's contributions

Sensory Histories and Sensory Pedagogies

Online registration for this event has now closed, to register please email events@bera.ac.uk Link to event recording #BERA_History @BERANews This webinar will bring together historians of...

Past event16 Jul 2021

Sensory Histories and Sensory Pedagogies

This webinar will bring together historians of education working with sensory history approaches and history educators who employ sensory pedagogies in their teaching practice. It will explore the...

Video16 Jul 2021