Social Research Seminars Series is a seminar series of the Doctoral Programme in Social Sciences. Social Research Seminar Series is a set of talks given by speakers representing the disciplines of the Doctoral Programme. The talks are open to everyone interested.

(please note that the programme may be subject to change)



17th February 2017
“Shapes of relations: steps to a new social morphology”
Martin Holbraad, University College London
Venue: U35 SH114
Time: 2 - 4 pm

3rd March 2017
“Primitivist Tourism and Anthropological Fieldwork: A Very Awkward Relation”
Rupert Stasch, University of Cambridge
Venue: U35 SH117
Time: 2 - 4 pm

24th March 2017
"Media representations, prejudice and majority radicalization"
Anette Rohmann, FernUniversität in Hagen, Germany
Venue: U37, seminar room 1
Time: 2.15 - 4 pm

30th March 2017
"Local Publics and Offshore Wind Farms: constructing evidence in nationally significant infrastructure"
Yvonne Rydin, University College, London
Venue: U40, room 4
Time: 2-4 pm

19th April 2017
”Doing social constructionist research” 
Vivien Burr, Professor of Critical Psychology, University of Huddersfield
Venue: TBA
Time: 1-3 pm

21st April 2017
"Interactional Expertise and the Imitation Game"
Robert Evans, School of Sciences, Cardiff University
Venue: TBA
Time: 2-4 pm

9th May 2017
"Made Up: On the Work of the Imagination"
Liisa Malkki, Stanford University
Venue: House of Science and Letters (Kirkkokatu 6), lecture hall 104
Time:6.15 - 8.00 pm

12th May 2017
"Causes of distress induced eating"
Tatjana van Strien, Radboud University Nijmegen and Free University Amsterdam
Venue: TBA later
Time: 2-4 PM