Edith Cowan University
Josephine Taylor is a writer, researcher and educator based at Edith Cowan University, Perth. Her personal and lyric essays, drawn from her PhD thesis, Vulvodynia and Autoethnography, cross the genres of memoir, fiction and academic essay, and refer to various disciplines, including medicine, feminism, medical history, and mysticism.
EditorialIntroductionCatastrophe surrounds us perpetually: from the Queensland floods, Christchurch earthquake, global warming, and Global Financial Crisis to social conflicts, psychological breaking points, relationship failures, and crises of understanding. As a consequence of the pervasiveness of catastrophe, its representation saturates our everyday awareness. On a daily basis we...Read more