Dr Christos Varvantakis describes the impact of technology, computer games, and mobile phones on childhood games across the Connectors StudyRead More
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On modern fables and story-telling in public space: Christos Varvantakis shares an excerpt from the fieldRead More
Dr Christos Varvantakis explores ‘coming of age’ tropes and temporalities in childhood play, and how ethics and anonymity are understood and enactedRead More
One of the things we’ve been interested in the connectors are negotiations: practices, strategies and techniques employed by children to negotiate their wants, their time, play, food, obligations etc. The following instance is a vivid example of strategic thinking around avoiding being punished – and yet getting credit for one’s artwork! — Who drew …Read More
Melissa Nolas and Christos Varvantakis question some of the epistemological issues of social scientists reacting immediately to public eventsRead More