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In this introduction, the reader is immersed into the northern soul scene through a reflexive autoethnographic moment. This sets the scene for the ethnographic study that follows and sets in motion some of the key insights into the contemporary northern soul scene.

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    This section is a reworking of a short piece of fiction that I published in Litro (Raine 2016) and was influenced by an article by Alfred Schütz (1951).

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    All names in this study are pseudonyms, used to protect the identity of the individual. This research was undertaken within Birmingham City University’s Research Ethical Framework and approved by the Birmingham School of Media’s ethics committee.

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  • Raine, S. (2016). We Share the Floor. Litro #156: Movement.

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  • Schütz, A. (1951). Making Music Together: A Study in Social Relationship. Social Research, 18(1), 76–97.

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Raine, S. (2020). We Share the Floor. In: Authenticity and Belonging in the Northern Soul Scene. Palgrave Studies in the History of Subcultures and Popular Music. Palgrave Macmillan, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-41364-4_1

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