Dr Tina Richardson

Senior Lecturer: Critical & Contextual Studies

Dr Tina Richardson

Senior Lecturer: Critical & Contextual Studies

Email: t.richardson@mmu.ac.uk

Telephone: 0161 247 2635

Tina Richardson is a cultural theorist and psychogeographer. From a traditional Cultural Studies background, Tina specialises in applying critical theory, discourse analysis, semiology and poststructural theory to cultural phenomenon, including fashion and popular culture. She also takes a pedagogic approach to improving the application and knowledge of cultural theory within fashion education and analysis.

Academic and professional qualifications

PhD Urban Cultural Studies

MA (hons) Cultural Theory

BA (hons) Cultural Studies

Undergraduate teaching

Fashion Cultures 1: Style, Place and Popular Culture (unit leader and lecturer)

Fashion Cultures 2: Fashion and Society (unit leader and lecturer)

Fashion Cultures 3 (guest lecturer and dissertation supervisor)

Postgraduate teaching

MA Perform (guest lecturer)

MA Business (guest lecturer)

Postgraduate research supervision

MA Perform (dissertation supervisor)

PhD Student in the School of English (psychogeography)

Research

Research Interests

Cultural theory and history; psychogeography, place and the city; identity, subjectivity and psychoanalysis; poststructural theory and semiology.

Books

Richardson, T., 2015. 'Walking Inside Out Contemporary British Psychogeography', Rowman & Littlefield International.

Book Chapters

Richardson, T., 2019. '’Creating a Situation in the City: Embodied Spaces, Intertextual Sites and the Act of Crossing Boundaries’'. In krajina, Z., stevenson, D. (eds.) The Routledge Companion to Urban Media and Communication, Routledge.

Richardson, T., 2019. 'Non-Representational Theory and the Creative Arts'. In Candice, B., Christian, E. (eds.) Non-Representational Theory and the Creative Arts, Springer Singapore.

Richardson, T., 2015. 'Developing Schizocartography: Formulating a Theoretical Methodology for a Walking Practice'. In Walking Inside Out Contemporary British Psychogeography, Rowman & Littlefield International.

Richardson, T., 2015. 'Conclusion: The New Psychogeography'. In Walking Inside Out Contemporary British Psychogeography, Rowman & Littlefield International.

Richardson, T., 2015. 'Introduction'. In Walking Inside Out Contemporary British Psychogeography, Rowman & Littlefield International.

Journal Articles

Richardson, T., 2019. 'Hiding the Bodies: Geographic Repression in Higher Educational Space', Space and Culture, 22 (4), pp. 460-473.

Richardson, T., 2019. 'Space, Gaze and Power: A Foucauldian Methodology for Fashion Advertising Analysis', Fashion Theory, pp. 1-20.

Richardson, T., 2017. 'Assembling the Assemblage: Developing Schizocartography in Support of an Urban Semiology', Humanities, 6 (3).

Richardson, T., 2011. 'Urban Space as a Medium for Democracy', Parallax, 17 (3), pp. 113-115.

Richardson, T., 2011. '’A Schizocartography of a Redbrick’', Spaces and Flows: An International Journal of Urban and Extraurban Studies, 1 (1).

Office Location

Room C2.32
Cavendish South
Manchester Fashion Institute
Manchester Metropolitan University
Cavendish Street
Manchester M15 6BG