Affective Methodologies

Developing Cultural Research Strategies for the Study of Affect

  • Britta Timm Knudsen
  • Carsten Stage

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Introduction: Affective Methodologies

    1. Britta Timm Knudsen, Carsten Stage
      Pages 1-22
  3. Inventive Experiments

  4. Embodied Fieldwork

  5. Textualities

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 181-181
    2. Christoffer Kølvraa
      Pages 183-200
    3. Celia Lury
      Pages 237-246
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 247-258

About this book


The collection proposes inventive research strategies for the study of the affective and fluctuating dimensions of cultural life. It presents studies of nightclubs, YouTube memes, political provocations, heritage sites, blogging, education development, and haunting memories.


Affect affective turn methods experiments fieldwork participation observation textual analysis writing heritage memory the body auto-ethnography hauntology emotion online communication YouTube blogs right wing radicalism education performativity communication Generation methodology Online participation rhetoric

Editors and affiliations

  • Britta Timm Knudsen
    • 1
  • Carsten Stage
    • 1
  1. 1.Aarhus UniversityDenmark

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