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Humanities and Social Science

Dr Joanna Croft

Dr Joanna Croft

Telephone: 0151 231 5022



2017. Plastic waste flows between us


Croft JS. 2017. 'From Wayward Youth to Teenage Dreamer: Between the Bedroom and the Street' Bentley N, Johnson B, Zieleniec A. Teenage Dreams: Youth Subcultures in Fiction, Film and Theory Palgrave Macmillan

Croft J. 2016. Youth culture and style British Cultural Identities :153-182 9781138951129 >DOI

Croft JS. 2006. ‘A Life of Longing Behind the Bedroom Door: Adolescent Space and the Makings of Private Identity’ Smyth G, Croft J. Our House: The Representation of Domestic Space in Modern Culture :209-226 Rodopi. Amsterdam

Croft JS. 2001. '"Go hang yourself, you who have never been comfortably seated and eating an olive": The Taste and Defiance of an Adolescent Body' Syrotinski M, MacLachlan I. Sensual Reading: New Approaches to Reading in Its Relations to the Senses :7-350 Bucknell University Press. Lewisburg

Croft JS. 1998. 'Writing the Adolescent Body' Campbell J, Harbord J. Psycho-politics and Cultural Desires :1-230 Taylor and Francis. London

Croft JS. 1997. 'Looking Up the Adolescent in Freud's Index' Simms K. Ethics and The Subject volume 8 :1-286 Rodopi Press. Amsterdam


Smyth GA, Croft JS . 2006. Our House: The Representation of Domestic Space in Contemporary Culture Smyth GA, Croft J. 1 :11-268 Rodopi. Amsterdam

Conference publication

Croft JS. 'Towards an Eco-Poetics of "Car Park Beach"’ 6th Science and Technology Studies’ Italia Conference on ‘Socio-Technical Environments

Croft JS. ‘Gleaning, Dreaming and Encountering Hyper Objects on the Way to Work’ Supernatural Cities: Exploring the Urban Mindscape

Croft JS. ‘“The Things seemed to be living for me especially”: a moving story of Denton Welch and his stuff’ Material Culture in Action: Practices of Making, Collecting and Re-enacting

Croft JS. 'Unpacking my Hoard: A Talk About Literary Hoarding (or “Too many feelings about too many books”) Perversions of Paper

Croft JS. '"The Dilapidation of the Box was Poignant" (Denton Welch): Narratives of Accumulation and Loss (or what Hoarders can tell us about Feelings)’ Historical Perspectives on Loss, Grief and Pain

Croft JS. The Hoarder Next Door and The Hoarder in Me: Phobic Exchanges between People and Stuff Fear and Loathing: Phobia in Literature and Culture

Engagement & Impact

Conference presentation:

Plastic waste flows between us, The lives and afterlives of plastic, Massey university New Zealand, Co-produced with Dr Jo Croft video Online video presentation 26/06/2017