Tag Archives: Tcs

Smokey Robinson and Love

In the third instalment in his series of posts on music for the Theory, Culture & Society site, Les Back has written a piece on Smokey Robinson and Love (its open access). It’s an amazing piece that looks at sociological questions … Continue reading

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Dreams to Remember: Otis Redding and Freedom’s Yearning by Les Back

Les back has written a second piece on music for the Theory, Culture & Society site. This time it’s on Otis Redding (and follows the previous piece on Junior Murvin).

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Caroline Knowles on the urban problematic

The Theory, Culture & Society site is starting to develop quite quickly now. I linked to Les Back’s recent piece on Junior Murvin and the exchange on neoliberalism, since then the TCS site has also published a tribute to Paul Cilliers , Angelo Martins … Continue reading

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The emergence of neoliberalism

Nick Gane, who has been working on a project on the history of neoliberalism, has a written a great piece on ‘The Emergence of Neoliberalism: Thinking Through and Beyond Michel Foucault’s Lectures on Biopolitics‘. It has just been published on … Continue reading

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Tom Kemple on Georg Simmel

Tom Kemple talks about the special issue on Georg Simmel that he edited with Austin Harrington for the Theory, Culture & Society blog. It’s a fantastic double issue that provides some new translations along with essays on Simmel’s work. In … Continue reading

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The social significance of Snooker

I’ve posted before about potential sociological perspectives on Snooker (that post focused on the way that the sport illustrated globalization processes). I was just searching through some old issues of Theory, Culture & Society when I came across an article titled ‘The … Continue reading

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Video games and affect, an interview with James Ash

The Theory, Culture and Society blog have an interview with James Ash. The interview focuses on his recent articles in the journals Body & Society and Theory, Culture & Society. It’s a detailed interview that reflects on the way that … Continue reading

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