About

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photo by Lawrence Samuel Raj, 2010

Lucy May Constantini  began doctoral research in the Religious Studies department of the Open University in October 2019, investigating the relationship between practice and text in the South Indian martial art, kaḷarippayaṟṟ˘. Her research is funded by the Open-Oxford-Cambridge Doctoral Training Partnership of the Arts and Humanities Research Council.

She is based in Wales, still dancing, practising and teaching yoga, training in aikido, studying a lot, and spending as much time as possible with the sea.

dance, martial arts, yoga: doer and researcher