I literally have never heard of the word “autoethnography” so there various thoughts that went through my head when I heard it was basically what we are going to be looking at all semester were “oh yeah um I probably need to un-enrol” and “wow I really need to work on my vocabulary”. But then I remembered that most of my problems can be solved by a quick Google search. After the quick search, and also looking at this weeks reading (Ellis et al (2011)) I found the following useful definition:
Autoethnography is an approach to research and writing that seeks to describe and systematically analyze personal experience in order to understand cultural experience.
So basically, from my understanding, autoethnography is referring to your own personal experience to something, and we have been asked to give our first auto-ethnographic experience from one of the two materials we have been shown…
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