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Sociology: Events



Date / Time Details Where
16 Oct 2017 12:00pm - 2:00pm Roundtable: The Sociology of Now: Cultural explanations of Brexit, Trump, and (not) Marikana
Speaker: David Inglis # University of Helsinki; Speaker: Jeffrey Alexander # Yale University; Speaker: Liz Stanley # University of Edinburgh; Hosted by: Sociology and journal Cultural Sociology # University of Edinburgh
6th Floor Staff Room, CMB
13 Mar 2017 4:00pm - 6:00pm Lecture: Getting Respect: Responding to Stigma and Discrimination in the United States, Brazil, and Israel
Speaker: Professor Michele Lamont # Harvard University
G.07 Meadows Lecture Theatre (Doorway 4, Old Medical School)
5 May 2016 4:30pm - 6:30pm Lecture: Go And Uncover Something
Speaker: Prof. Paul Atkinson # Cardiff University; Hosted by: Sociology # University of Edinburgh
Chrystal Macmillan Building - 6th floor common room
27 Nov 2014 1:00pm - 2:30pm Lecture: Chicago 1950 - Another Look
Speaker: Howard Becker # author of Outsiders, Art Worlds and other sociological works; Hosted by: Sociology # University of Edinburgh
George Square Lecture Theatre
14 Nov 2013 4:00pm - 6:00pm Lecture: The Edinburgh School of Sociology
Speaker: John Scott # University of Plymouth
St Cecilia's Hall Niddry Street, Cowgate, Edinburgh
18 Mar 2013 3:00pm - 5:00pm The Importance of Being Civil
Speaker: John Hall # McGill University
Lecture Theater C David Hume Tower
4 May 2012 3:00pm - 5:00pm Lecture: Doing National Identity
Speaker: Professor Dave McCrone # University of Edinburgh; Speaker: Professor Frank Bechhofer # University of Edinburgh
F21, 7 George Square
6 May 2011 3:00pm - 5:00pm Lecture: Wrapping Worlds
Speaker: Professor Nigel Thrift # Vice Chancellor, University of Warwick
George Square Lecture Theatre
30 Apr 2010 3:00pm - 5:00pm Lecture: The Everyday Life of the Self
Speaker: Stanley Raffel # University of Edinburgh
F.21, Psychology, 7 George Square
15 Nov 2008 5:00pm - 7:00pm Lecture: Neglected Time Transaction
Speaker: Karin Knorr Cetina # TBC
15 Dec 2006 4:00pm - 6:00pm Lecture: The Presentation of Self in Everyday Life
Speaker: Greg Smith # TBC
David Hume Tower, Conference Room