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Newcastle Youth Studies Group

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Dr Julia Coffey The Newcastle Youth Studies research group examines inequalities that affect young people's lives across national and international contexts. It has a particular focus on Australia, South-East Asia and the Pacific.

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Newcastle Youth Studies Group in the media

ABC

How pop culture acts as a time capsule and other aspects of social and cultural change Dr Steven Threadgold on Local ABC with Paul Bevan (14 May 2018)

‘Deconstructed Vegemite on toast’ at a Newcastle cafe, hipster culture and the sociology of food Dr Steven Threadgold on Local ABC with Paul Bevan (19 April 2018)

Cyberbullying Dr Steven Threadgold on Local ABC Radio with Paul Bevan (12 April 2016)

Tags and street art Dr Steven Threadgold on Local ABC Radio with Paul Bevan (1 April 2016)

Youth and the future Dr Steven Threadgold on Local ABC radio with Paul Bevan (11 March 2016)

Moral panics and generations Dr Steven Threadgold on Local ABC radio with Paul Bevan (11 March 2016)

Irony and pop culture Dr Steven Threadgold on Local ABC radio with Paul Bevan (28 February 2016)

DIY and downsizing Dr Steven Threadgold on Local ABC radio with Paul Bevan (18 February 2016)

Hipsters and bogans Dr Steven Threadgold on Local ABC radio with Paul Bevan (10 Feburary 2016)

Never mind the stereotypes: young people and social media by Dr Julia Coffey (18 November 2015)

4ZZZ FM

Hipsters, Bogans, Dolewave and Contemporary Class Anxieties interview with Dr Steven Threadgold (28 November 2014)

MX Brisbane

Steering men clear of the buffer zone interview with Dr Julia Coffey (1 August 2014)

2SER

Children's toys and body image interview with Dr Julia Coffey (December 2014)

Young men isolated by body image issues interview with Dr Julia Coffey (August 2014)

NBN News

Body shape concerns interview with Dr Julia Coffey (22 July 2014)

The Conversation (conversation.com)

Struggle Street is poverty porn with an extra dose of class racism by Dr Steven Threadgold (6 May 2015)

Muscle mania: young men aren't alone with body image concerns by Dr Julia Coffey (11 July 2014)

TASA (The Australian Sociological Association) Youth blog

Vale Professor Ulrich Beck post by Dr Steven Threadgold (14 January 2015)

Hipsters, Bogans and Contemporary Class Anxieties post by Dr Steven Threadgold (21 October 2014)

Representations of youth and crime in the media: A sociological commentary post by PhD Candidate Joel McGregor (10 October 2014)

UON (University of Newcastle) Blog

Targeting casual sexism one hashtag at a time post by Dr Julia Coffey (5 February 2015)