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Dr Lesley Gallacher

Senior Lecturer

Department: Social Sciences

Hls Lesley Gallacher Staff Profile

In particular, Lesley's research explores young children's embodiment and the stories we tell about it. 





Campus Address

B117 Coach Lane Campus (West)


  • PhD September 01 2005
  • Fellow Royal Geographical Society (RGS-IBS) 2014

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • From milestones to wayfaring, Gallacher, L. 21 Nov 2017, In: GeoHumanities
  • Becoming Attuned: Objects, Affects and Embodied Methodology, Ash, J., Gallacher, L. 2 Aug 2015, Methodologies of Embodiment, London, Taylor & Francis
  • What is participation for?, Gallacher, L. 23 Jan 2015, Varieties and Methodological Challenges in Ethnographic Research on Education
  • Theorising young children’s spaces, Gallacher, L. 2015, The Sage Handbook of Early Childhood Research, London, SAGE
  • Childhood: A social-cultural approach, Gallacher, L., Kehily, M. 2013, Understanding Childhood: A cross-disciplinary approach, Bristol, Policy Press
  • Children in and out of place, Clark, A., Gallacher, L. 2013, Childhoods in Context, Bristol, Policy Press
  • Youth Cultures, Kehily, M., Gallacher, L. 2013, Children and Young People's Cultural Worlds, Bristol, Policy Press
  • Cultural Geography and Videogames, Ash, J., Gallacher, L. Jun 2011, In: Geography Compass
  • (Fullmetal) alchemy: the monstrosity of reading words and pictures in shonen manga, Gallacher, L. 2011, In: Cultural Geographies
  • ‘The terrible twos’: Gaining control in the nursery?, Gallacher, L. 2005, In: Children's Geographies


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