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Fay Dennis

Staff details

PositionMildred Blaxter Postdoctoral Fellow
Department Sociology
Email f.dennis (@gold.ac.uk)
Phone+44 (0)20 020 7919 7733
Fay Dennis

Fay Dennis is a Mildred Blaxter Postdoctoral Fellow. Supported by the Foundation for the Sociology of Health and Illness, her work uses contemporary sociological thought and creative methods to explore conceptions of health and ‘living well’ in relation to illicit drug use, and more specifically injecting drug use. 

Publications

Edited Journal

Materialising drugged pleasures: Practice, politics, care
Dennis, Fay and Farrugia, Adrian, eds. 2017. Materialising drugged pleasures: Practice, politics, care, International Journal of Drug Policy, . 0955-3959

Article

Conceiving of addicted pleasures: A ‘modern’ paradox
Dennis, Fay. 2017. Conceiving of addicted pleasures: A ‘modern’ paradox. International Journal of Drug Policy, ISSN 0955-3959

The injecting ‘event’: harm reduction beyond the human
Dennis, Fay. 2017. The injecting ‘event’: harm reduction beyond the human. Critical Public Health, 27(3), pp. 337-349. ISSN 0958-1596

Drugs: Bodies Becoming “Normal”
Dennis, Fay. 2016. Drugs: Bodies Becoming “Normal”. Journal of Media and Culture, 19(1), ISSN 1441-2616

Encountering “Triggers”
Dennis, Fay. 2016. Encountering “Triggers”. Contemporary Drug Problems, 43(2), pp. 126-141. ISSN 0091-4509