Sister Practices: Non-Normative Experiences of Time and Technology

Ruth Morrow

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Abstract

This chapter summarises some of the learning from a material practice that sits in a sisterly manner next to architecture. Drawing on feminist writing and the experiences of women in professional life more generally, the chapter will examine how mainstream understanding of time and technology limit the engagement of those people in society who do not fit given norms. The chapter argues that when we examine such concepts in more detail and expand them to reflect diverse experiences those very same concepts offer new potentials and innovative openings for the progression of disciplines such as architecture.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationA Gendered Profession: The Question of Representation in Space Making
EditorsRuth Morrow, Harriet Harriss, James Benedict Brown, James Soane
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherRIBA Publishing, London
Pages95-103
Number of pages9
ISBN (Print)9781859469972
Publication statusPublished - 08 Nov 2016

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