On the 10th of March of 2016 Sabela described her emotional ties to London through a photograph she made for my project on the experience of Spanish migrants. Sabela: ‘this picture was taken in Heathrow right after collecting our suitcases ( ) this ‘giant welcome’ is how I felt about London and about … More Sabela’s Prophesy: Brexit and The View of Spanish Migrants in London by Nacho Piqueras
I took a walking tour around Manchester. This was a fringe event that coincided with The British Sociological Association conference in April 2017. We began on Oxford Road, by the University of Manchester. We stood outside the Rutherford Building. Inside is what became known as ‘Rutherford’s Room’, the office Ernest Rutherford used during research … More City of Myth and Concrete by Steve Hanson
MA Visual Sociology, Social Research for Public Engagement exhibition, March 2017 Each year, those studying Social Research for Public Engagement,, part of the MA in Visual Sociology, produce sociological studies, presented in an end of term exhibition. This year, the theme was ‘repetition’. In this blog post, Riccarda Cappeller takes us through the different … More Exhibiting repetition – Doing Visual Sociology By Riccarda Cappeller
WHAT: one-day symposium entitled Engaging in Urban Image-making WHEN: Friday 28 April 2017, 9:30 – 17:00 WHERE: RHB 137a, Goldsmiths College, University of London COST: Free but booking is essential. To book, email Anita on: email@example.com Engaging in Urban Image-making is a one-day symposium hosted by the Centre for Urban and Community Research (CUCR) at Goldsmiths, … More Engaging in Urban Image-Making – A Symposium
Book Launch : Thursday 9th March Location : 137a, Richard Hoggart Building, Goldsmiths College, London SE14 6NW Time : 5-7pm In conversation with Dan Hancox Food and Multiculture took a while to write. So long that some of the locations featured in the book; Tubby Isaac’s seafood stand and the International Superstore for instance, … More Food and Multiculture by Alex Rhys-Taylor
This post is part of an occasional series, which has been produced in response to the PhD study weekend at Cumberland Lodge in June 2016, attended and organised by members of the Sociology PhD cohort at Goldsmiths College, University of London. On the 24th June 2016, weary from an unexpected Brexit result, a group of students … More Goldsmiths vs. Brexit. vs. Cumberland Lodge by Sian Gouldstone
Goldsmiths Associate Lecturer and MA Photography and Urban Cultures alumni, Laura Cuch is one of the photographers exhibiting at the Festival of Political Photography 2017, in Helsinki. This year’s edition of the festival is titled ‘Post-Food’ and will show a range of visual work that focus on political, social and environmental dimensions of food. The film … More Spiritual Flavours @ Festival of Political Photography, Helsinki 2017.