Abstract: Decision makers’ lines of argument with respect to democratising cycling

Title: Decision makers’ lines of argument with respect to democratising cycling Corresponding author: Katja Leyendecker Institution/organization: Northumbria University, Newcastle UK Format: 20-minute presentation Abstract As part of my autoethnographic PhD project (investigating women activists’ experience of local cycling politics) I interviewed key decision makers in Newcastle (UK) and Bremen (Germany). Using narrative discursive analysis, I… Read More Abstract: Decision makers’ lines of argument with respect to democratising cycling

Abstract for Scientists for Cycling 2019

Local cycle campaigning – an activist-academic reports Katja Leyendecker, Northumbria University, Newcastle, UK Preferred format: presentation ABSTRACT It is important that academics recognise and appreciate cycle campaigners. It is equally important that cycle campaigners understand academics. As an autoethnographer and activist-academic I have both academically observed and actively participated in cycle campaigning over several years.… Read More Abstract for Scientists for Cycling 2019

Presentation “Women at the leadership table – what do we know, what can we do?”

Presentation prepared for the Professional Standards Committee (PSC) at CIWEM in 2018. I am involved in CIWEM: the professional chartership titles I hold – CEng and C.WEM – have been awarded by CIWEM; also I have been a member of CIWEM’s PSC since 2015. The presentation relates to a couple of statements in CIWEM’s corporate… Read More Presentation “Women at the leadership table – what do we know, what can we do?”

Abstract “Assembling seven years of activism experience”

ABSTRACT – Assembling seven years of activism experience Katja Leyendecker Northumbria University, Newcastle (UK) As part of my auto/ethnographic PhD project “women activists’ experience of local cycle politics” (2019, forthcoming) I used a number of qualitative methods including blogging, interviews and policy analysis. I also collated a video diary that would enable me to tell… Read More Abstract “Assembling seven years of activism experience”