Play and the native ethnographer

A case study of poets interviewing poets

Jen WEBB, Monica CARROLL

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Abstract

Applying a ‘native ethnographer’ model to interviews collected as part of an Australian Research Council Discovery Project, Understanding Creative Excellence: A case study in poetry, reveals that for poets, play is an end itself. The poets play for play. Using incidental aspects of the interview form, interviewer and interviewee, within the context of the interview occasion, undertake play as an end in itself.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1-9
Number of pages9
JournalAxon: Creative Explorations
Volume7
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - May 2017

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Play and the native ethnographer : A case study of poets interviewing poets. / WEBB, Jen; CARROLL, Monica.

In: Axon: Creative Explorations, Vol. 7, No. 1, 05.2017, p. 1-9.

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