There is a chance: songwriting for hope as critical qualitative research

David Carless*

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Abstract

How to sustain hope amidst loss during repressive times? It may not be enough to voice the words “there is a chance”. But can the act of writing a song, of singing that song, of making a noise, constitute a commitment towards ensuring that there is a chance?
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages4
JournalInternational Review of Qualitative Research.
Early online date10 Dec 2020
DOIs
Publication statusE-pub ahead of print - 10 Dec 2020

Keywords

  • critical arts-based research
  • hope
  • loss
  • performance autoethnography
  • songwriting

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