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Keep up to date with the latest developments in the Department of Sociology.

Multicultural Conviviality in the Midst of Racism’s Ruins
Les Back and Shamser Sinha have co-authored an article that argues that the idea of multicultural tools is the best way to approach the understanding of conviviality.

What is the value in a university education?
Missed hearing Professor Les Back talking about his latest book ‘Academic Diary: Or Why Higher Education Still Matters and whether a university degree prepares you for life? Fear not, you can now listen to the podcast.

The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger + Exclusive Q&A
Thursday 17 November 6.30pm Curzon Goldsmiths Zed Books is proud to collaborate with Curzon Goldsmiths to celebrate John Berger’s 90th birthday. Join us for an evening of film and discussion on Berger’s work with Professor Vikki Bell and Dr Yasmin... Continue Reading →

Connected Histories of Neoliberalisation
17 October 2016 0930 – 1330: PSH LG01 1430-1800: RHB 309

Les Back On The Radio
Professor Les Back’s book ‘Academic Diary: Or Why Higher Education Still Matters‘, published by Goldsmiths Press, has been a huge success over the summer. Professor Back will be discussing his work in an hour-long special this Sunday [25 Sept] at... Continue Reading →

GOLDSMITHS 2nd HUMAN RIGHTS FILM FESTIVAL: Blood in the Mobile
A SEASON OF FOUR FILMS OCT 13th – Nov 24th 2016 THURS NOV 24th PSH LG01 6-8.30pm  Blood in the Mobile (2010) by Frank Poulsen, Q and A by Skype. Documentary looking at illegal mining in the DR Congo of cassiterite,... Continue Reading →

GOLDSMITHS 2nd HUMAN RIGHTS FILM FESTIVAL: Fuocoammare
A SEASON OF FOUR FILMS OCT 13th – Nov 24th 2016 THURS NOV 10th PSH LG01 6-8.30pm  Fuocoammare (Fire at Sea) (2015) by Gianfranco Rosi followed by discussion on the refugee crisis led by speaker from Migration Research Network. Multi-award-winning film... Continue Reading →

GOLDSMITHS 2nd HUMAN RIGHTS FILM FESTIVAL: How to Change the World
A SEASON OF FOUR FILMS OCT 13th – Nov 24th 2016 THURS OCT 27th PSH, LG01 6-8.30pm  How to Change the World (2015) followed by Q and A with director Jerry Rothwell A documentary film from writer-director Jerry Rothwell which... Continue Reading →