Kathryn is a dance research and educator, specializing in inclusive dance, the value of dance and dance in education. Currently, she is assistant professor at C-DaRE, Coventry University, exploring the lived experience of remote working for disabled dance artists and the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. In 2020, she completed her Ph.D. at C-DaRE and her AHRC-funded research focused on public interventions that sought to change perceptions about disabled people who dance. Current projects include Ethical Agility in Dance: Rethinking Technique in British Contemporary Dance, a co-edited book on dance technique (Routledge, forthcoming 2023), the ‘Strictly’ Inclusive project funded by the AHRC and the BBC, and GAP_E, a transdisciplinary project exploring the role and application of AI and ethics in different disciplinary settings. Kathryn is equality, diversity and inclusion officer for Dance HE, newsletter editor for the Society for Dance Research and editorial manager for JDSP.
Contact: Coventry University, Priory St, Coventry CV1 5FB, UK.