Creative Approaches to Data Analysis

PROFRES Interactive workshop 12 March 2020 at 8.30–11.30

Led by: Dr. Helen Kara, independent researcher, UK

Room: Studieverkstedet, KE-hus


This workshop will begin by introducing a range of creative approaches to data analysis. We will then offer opportunities for hands-on practice with different techniques. Data samples will be provided for this purpose or you can bring your own data to work with if you prefer.


Recommended readings:

  • Owton, H. (2017). Doing Poetic Inquiry. Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Faulkner, S. (2019). Poetic Inquiry: Poetry as/in/for Social Research. In: Leavy (ed) Arts-Based Research pp 208-230. New York: The Guilford Press.
  • TedX talk by Douglas Hoston Jr:


Please send your data samples to or by March 1st.