Upcoming CIGS events – dates for the diary

We are pleased to announce an exciting programme of events for the coming semester. These talks are all part of the School of Sociology and Social Policy’s research seminar series, and all events are free with no need to register. We’re looking forward to seeing you there. Please click on the dates for further details and log-on information. Further links will be added when available, so please add the dates to your diaries and check back nearer the time for further details. You can also follow us on Twitter (@CIGSLeeds) for updates.

Wednesday 5th May, 12-1.30pm

Dr Carolyn Pedwell, University of Kent

Revolutionary Routines: the Habits of Social Transformation

Wednesday 19th May, 12-1.30pm

Dr Bethany Robertson, University of Leeds

Entanglements of othering: women farmer’s negotiations of family background and gender identities

Wednesday 26th May, 12-1.30pm

Dr Sara Farris, Goldsmiths (with responses from Professor Adrian Favell and Dr Ipek Demir, University of Leeds)

Co-hosted with the Centre for Ethnicity and Racism Studies (CERS)

Symposium on femonationalism

Wednesday 9th June, 12-1.30pm

Dr Francesca Sobande, University of Cardiff

The Internet’s “Transnational” Boyfriend: Digital (Re)presentations of Celebrity Men

Wednesday 16 June, 12-1.30pm

Dr Hongwei Bao, University of Nottingham

Digital video activism: queer media in China