Dr Benjamin Bowman is a lecturer at the Manchester Centre for Youth Studies, Manchester Metropolitan University, UK. Benjamin’s current research project, entitled ‘Youthquakes’, is a participatory action research project co-produced with young people. The initial phase of the study included qualitative work at climate strikes in the UK (Bowman, B. 2019: forthcoming). Benjamin is co-chair and treasurer of the Young People’s Politics Specialist Group, Political Studies Association.
The New Activism – continuity and change in social movements