I have a problem with collaborative writing; the words themselves put me on edge. This piece follows the line of that affect down and through identity, agency, power, intimacy, responsibility, representation, and the creative process. It leaves a trail of words like breadcrumbs. From outer space, perhaps they trace the shape of the other, my lover, my imaginary friend, a cipher saying something about someone I might be.

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Keywords collaboration, community, research, responsibility, writing
Persistent URL dx.doi.org/10.1177/1532708614530308
Journal Cultural Studies - Critical Methodologies
Tamas, S. (2014). My imaginary friend: Writing, community, and responsibility. Cultural Studies - Critical Methodologies, 14(4), 369–373. doi:10.1177/1532708614530308