Annalise Friend

Lover of rhythm, movement and words. Teacher, performer and facilitator. Yoga and embodiment student for life. PhD on the self-branding of conscious hip hop MCs. Partner at Upward Dog, selling the best ethical and eco yoga gear. Mum and person also.
Annalise Friend has written 2 posts for CASA

Efficiency and Productivity in Australian Universities: The Casual Academic Experience

(When we kicked off this week, we mentioned the way that the annual Universities Australia conference had managed to canvas so many themes relevant to the experience of casual university workers without actually mentioning the word. In this post one of CASA’s new contributors takes up the challenge of reflecting on the UA themes: efficiency and … Continue reading


Why I’m Here (Annalise)

I am here because my passion, yes, love, and concern for how higher education is done is still alive!  Somehow.  I am  here because I want the reality of being ‘a casual’ to be known much more widely.  I am also here because this is a great initiative that may achieve good things. I studied … Continue reading