Carolyn Ellis and Art Bochner: Building Connections in Qualitative Research


  • Stacy Holman Jones University of South Florida



qualitative research, qualitative in­quiry, autoethnography, communication, socio­logy, symbolic interaction, emotions, interpersonal relationships, family communication


Carolyn ELLIS and Art BOCHNER tell the stories of their education, their interests in and commitment to qualitative research as a way to make meaning in and through personal relation­ships, and their passion for creating a community of narrative and autoethnographic researchers as a complement to—rather than a replacement for—the knowledge generated through more traditional forms of qualitative and quantitative research. URN: urn:nbn:de:0114-fqs0403284


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Author Biography

Stacy Holman Jones, University of South Florida

Stacy Holman JONES is an Assistant Professor at the University of South Florida. Her auto/ethnographic and theoretical work focus on socially resistive performance practices.




How to Cite

Holman Jones, S. (2004). Carolyn Ellis and Art Bochner: Building Connections in Qualitative Research. Forum Qualitative Sozialforschung Forum: Qualitative Social Research, 5(3).