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News and events


Times Good University Guide 2019

Posted on Tuesday 25 September 2018

The Department of Sociology has placed 8th for Criminology in the latest Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide.

Deport, Deprive, Extradite

Posted on Monday 9 April 2018

Nisha Kapoor examines extremism and the security state’s reaction to it in her latest publication

New publication for Dr Ben Vincent

Posted on Friday 6 April 2018

Sociology academic tackles healthcare strategies for gender diverse patients

Congratulations Class of 2017

Posted on Wednesday 19 July 2017

Celebrating with our new graduates in the Department of Sociology

AHRC research grant for investigation into antimicrobial resistance

Posted on Friday 7 July 2017

Pathways, Practices and Architectures will compare the way cystic fibrosis clinics attempt to stop infections from spreading.

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Forthcoming Events


Stigma Machines

It is the thesis of Imogen's current research that “stigma power” is a productive intersectional lens through which to understand these prevailing social conditions of ‘division and dehumanization’.


Locked out of Social Platforms: An iCS Symposium on Challenges to Studying Disinformation

After years of exalting rhetoric praising the democratisation of public discourse with the diffusion of the internet, informed observers have sounded a note of alarm about the scope for the distortion of electoral processes in democratic countries.


Rhythm and noise: the city, memory and the archive

Following our successful Andreas Huyssen lecture earlier this month we have two Archiving the City reading group meetings planned for this term


BSA Postgraduate Forum Event: The Promise and Perils of Researching Sensitive Issues

Research concerning sensitive and emotionally demanding issues is vital but challenging work in which the onus of care tends to be placed directly on the researcher. These issues may be internal or external, ethical or emotional, or concern the researcher or participant.

Past events