Research areas: Amateur film and video
Ryan Shand is Research Assistant in the Creative Futures Institute at the University of the West of Scotland. Previously, Ryan worked on the AHRC funded projects ‘Children and Amateur Media in Scotland’ (University of Glasgow, 2010-14) and ‘Mapping the City in Film: A Geohistorical Analysis’ (University of Liverpool, 2008-10).
His article publications have appeared in The Moving Image, Leisure Studies and the International Journal of Scottish Theatre and Screen. Ryan is also the co-editor of Small-Gauge Storytelling: Discovering the Amateur Fiction Film (Edinburgh University Press, 2013). Children and Amateur Media in Scotland: www.gla.ac.uk/cams