Dr Bex Lewis

Life Explorer, HE/learning, Senior Lecturer in Digital Marketing (Manchester Metropolitan University),  Christian, cultural history, WW2 posters: Keep Calm & Carry On, digital world, coach, ENFP, @digitalfprint, @ww2poster #digitalparenting

Knowledge of Value?

Foucault, who I used as the theorist for my PhD, said that 'Knowledge is Power' (those who 'know' things' can gain power by telling others what they 'should' know)... so this story caught my eye: On the other hand, knowledge seems to command little public esteem and our anxiety about…

The @KPFoundation

Having spent the last week feeling fed up stuck in bed with a massive temperature, and getting pretty fed up, yesterday I finally got around to reading Katie Piper's Beautiful. Soon puts things in perspective, and with a friend's child who's recovering from severe electrical burns, and other friends with…

Ripping Yarns

With an interest in the impact agenda, an interesting story in Times Higher Education¬†identifying some of the positives of it: "Impact" has had a bad press from many working in higher education. To some, the intention to assess the impact of research is a crude infringement of researchers' freedom to…