Media and Public Engagement with Research

Narrative Futures podcast

Devised, recorded and edited the Narrative Futures podcast. It launched on 15 October 2020, and features interviews with Lauren Beukes, Mohale Mashigo, Sami Shah, Mahvesh Murad, Jared Shurin, EJ Swift, Ken Liu and Tade Thompson, as well as writing prompts devised by Louis Greenberg.

Futures Thinking:
Speculation & Percolation 

I co-conceptualised the Speculation & Percolation audio-visual reading list project in the Futures Thinking network. I also feature in Episode 5 of the series: Contradiction and Zombies, published on 26 February 2020. 

No Beautiful Poems About Violence

Provided coverage of Patience Agbabi's  December 2019 reading event at Oxford where the poet was in conversation with Professor Elleke Boehmer and Professor Marion Turner for the Writers Make Worlds project.
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The Humility Gap Podcast

Bethan Willis interviewed me in late 2019 for Episode 4 of the The Humility Gap podcast on the topic of conflict management.

Uncomfortable Oxford
Literary Tour

I wrote the script and hosted the walking tour 'Uncomfortable Oxford Literary Tour' during the October 2019 IF Festival. Read about the motivations of this work on the Uncomfortable Oxford blog.

Oxford Science and Ideas Festival

I represented Futures Thinking at the 2019 Oxford Science and Ideas Festival, running an interactive research project titled 'The Noise That Keeps Me Awake At Night.'  Below is a page from the IF Festival's programme that featured a profile on my work.

The Responsibilities of the Author and the Archive: On the Award of the Bodley Medal to Sir Kazuo Ishiguro

Attended the Bodley Medal ceremony and dinner at the April 2019 Oxford Literary Festival celebrating the work of Sir Kazuo Ishiguro.  
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©2019 by Chelsea Haith