Call for Contributions


The Field Research Method Lab ( welcomes new contributions from both established and early career researchers to share their hands-on fieldwork experiences.

The blog has already featured a number of exciting experiences that cover field research in China, Zambia, Malaysia and the US associated with topics such as forced eviction and domicide, fieldwork under surveillancegendered experience of migrant workers, urban redevelopment and neighbourhood changes, migrants from Taiwan and Malaysia, musical practices of ethnic minorities in urban and rural China, and many more. Forthcoming essays to appear include discussions on, for example, interviewing business elites in China, action research in China’s urban displacement, and ethics in researching urban crisis in Greece. The field research sites covered in contributed essays are also mapped on this link: