As a graduate student, I was awakened to the world of autoethnographic narrative inquiry. It was a world I was eager to traverse as I completed my doctoral coursework, and engaged in my final dissertation research. Yet, I was unaware of my naiveté at inviting others to share in my lived experience. As I engaged in an autoethnographic narrative inquiry of my first year as an online teacher, I found myself entangled in a world of hidden tensions I never expected to uncover. In this article, I share the personal tensions that surfaced as I entered into the world of autoethnographic narrative inquiry.
Autoethnographic Narrative Inquiry; Autoethnography; Narrative Inquiry
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Eisenbach, B. B. (2016). Diving into Autoethnographic Narrative Inquiry: Uncovering Hidden Tensions Below the Surface. The Qualitative Report, 21(3), 603-610. Retrieved from http://nsuworks.nova.edu/tqr/vol21/iss3/12