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Call for Papers: Understanding Material Loss

CfP: Understanding Material Loss Across Time and Space Conference 17-18 February 2017, University of Birmingham Please find the CfP attached. Further details can be found here: https://understandingmaterialloss2017.wordpress.com/ Understanding Material Loss intends to examine the usefulness of ‘loss’ as an analytical framework across different… Read More ›

The Social and Cultural Politics of Debt – A Workshop at Keele University

The Social and Cultural Politics of Debt – A Workshop at Keele University Wednesday, 18th May, 3pm-5.30pm (CM0.012) Click here to register and for more details about this workshop https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-social-and-cultural-politics-of-debt-a-workshop-tickets-25314994831?utm_term=eventurl_text Workshop Schedule 3pm-3.20pm: Mark Featherstone – Ecologies of Indebtedness 3.30pm-4.10pm:… Read More ›

Digital Health/Digital Capitalism on 4th July 2016 at Leeds Beckett University

Digital Health/Digital Capitalism on 4th July 2016 at Leeds Beckett University. Tickets are £20 and can be purchased here: http://onlinestore.leedsbeckett.ac.uk/browse/extra_info.asp?compid=1&modid=2&deptid=4&catid=2&prodid=490 Details are below. Please contact Chris Till c.till@leedsbeckett for more info. Plenary speakers Nick Fox – Professor of Sociology, The… Read More ›

Do we need to reorientate Sociological thought? Or are perpetual calls to do this part of the problem?

Re-orienting Sociological Thought?                                Glamorgan Council Chamber, Glamorgan Building, Cardiff University, School of Social Sciences Cardiff University 2pm to 4pm, Wednesday, May 11th 2016 In recent years, we’ve seen the proliferation of calls to reorientate sociological thought around new concerns, methodologies… Read More ›

The Sociological Review Annual Lecture

The Great Divide: Sociology, Anthropology, and Race in France since Lévi-Strauss Keynote: Professor Éric Fassin (Université Paris-8) Discussants: Professor Gurminder K Bhambra (University of Warwick, UK and Linnaeus University, Sweden) and Dr Imogen Tyler (Lancaster University) Professor Éric Fassin will… Read More ›