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2017 / 2018

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16 May 2018 11:00am - 12:00pm Seminar: Gone with the Crisis? National Identities in Germany and Southern European Countries During the Great Recession
Speaker: Professor Antonia María Ruiz Jiménez # Universidad Pablo de Olavide; Hosted by: Edinburgh Sociology # TBC; Hosted by: ASEN Edinburgh # TBC
CMB 6th-floor Common Room
1 May 2018 4:00pm - 5:30pm Seminar: Servers of Craft: Making and Teaching Taste among 'Cool' Blue-Collar Workers
Speaker: Richard E. Ocejo # City University of New York; Hosted by: Sociology # University of Edinburgh
1st Floor Practice Suite CMB (1.12)
18 Apr 2018 11:00am - 12:00pm Seminar: Cultural Trauma, Colonialism and Collective Responsibility: The Case of the ‘Indian Residential Schools’ in Canada
Speaker: Eric Woods # University of East London; Hosted by: Sociology and Center of Canadian Studies # University of Edinburgh
1st Floor Practice Suite (CMB 1.12)
4 Apr 2018 11:00am - 12:00pm Seminar: Lost in Leith: a sociology of Edinburgh's Trams
Speaker: David McCrone # University of Edinburgh; Hosted by: Sociology # University of Edinburgh
1st Floor Practice Suite (CMB 1.12)
21 Mar 2018 11:00am - 12:00pm Seminar: Displaying the nation in a cosmopolitan age: Britain at the Venice Biennale
Speaker: Monica Sassatelli # Goldsmiths, University of London; Hosted by: Sociology # University of Edinburgh
1st Floor Practice Suite (CMB, 1.12)
12 Feb 2018 3:30pm - 6:00pm Workshop: From the lab to the street? Mapping the issues of driverless cars with digital methods
Speaker: Noortje Marres # University of Warwick; Hosted by: Science, Technology and Innovation Studies # University of Edinburgh
6th Floor Staff Room, CMB
6 Dec 2017 11:00am - 12:00pm Seminar: Music Performance and Seminar Paper: "On Vocal Assemblages: From Edison to Miku"
Speaker: Dr Nick Prior # University of Edinburgh; Hosted by: Sociology # University of Edinburgh
CMB Common Room (6th floor)
29 Nov 2017 11:00am - 12:00pm Seminar: A tidal wave of inevitable data’: Assetization, valorizing and value obscuring in the consumer genetics industry
Speaker: Professor Susi Geiger # University College Dublin; Hosted by: Sociology # University of Edinburgh
Screening Room G.04, 50 George Square
22 Nov 2017 11:00am - 12:00pm Seminar: On the orchestration of technique and sentiment in data-driven consumer finance markets
Speaker: Dr Liz McFall # Open University; Hosted by: Sociology # University of Edinburgh
1st floor practice suite (CMB 1.12)
1 Nov 2017 11:00am - 12:00pm Seminar: Towards a sociology of political non-participation: mapping student activism networks and counter networks in the 2010/11 protests against fees and cuts
Speaker: Dr Alexander Hensby # University of Kent; Hosted by: Sociology # University of Edinburgh
1st floor practice suite (CMB 1.12)
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
Common Room CMB (6th Floor)
11 Oct 2017 11:00am - 12:00pm Seminar: Fathers’ involvement in family life: Changing cross-national differences
Speaker: Professor Oriel Sullivan # University of Oxford; Hosted by: Sociology # University of Edinburgh
1st floor practice suite (CMB 1.12)
4 Oct 2017 11:00am - 12:00pm Seminar: Darknet Cartography: Mapping the Evolution & Future of Anonymity
Speaker: Sarah Jamie Lewis # Mascherari Press; Hosted by: Sociology # University of Edinburgh
Screening Room G.04 (50 George Square)
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