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Forthcoming presentation on ‘Popular culture, digital archives and the new social life of data’

Later in November I’m going to be giving a talk to the Centre for Modern Studies postgraduate forum here at York. Here’s the information about the talk. My original plan was to present a piece that I’ve got coming out … Continue reading

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The sociology of hip hop

There’s a new post on the sociology of hip hop music on the Sociology at York blog. It contains a short film and a link to my article, which is currently available as an online first piece and will be … Continue reading

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Sociology at York blog and Twitter feed

The Department of Sociology at the University of York, which is where I work, now has its own blog. It also has its own Twitter feed. My colleague Michaela Benson has set it up. We are going to use it … Continue reading

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CURB (Centre for Urban Research) 1st annual report

CURB, which is a centre for urban research at York, has just celebrated its first anniversary. The centre is directed by my colleagues Rowland Atkinson and Simon Parker. They have just published the first annual report. Here is a link … Continue reading

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Satsu annual review 2011-2012

I’m a member of the SATSU (the science and technology studies unit) here at York. The annual review for the unit has just been released covering the 2011-2012 academic year. The unit is also coming up to its 25th anniversary … Continue reading

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Podcasts from the ‘Co-Production of Knowledge’ event

Back in July I attended (and helped a little bit in organising) an event on the ‘Co-Production of Knowledge’. At the time I posted a short piece on here about some of the talks. The event looked to bring together … Continue reading

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Event on ‘Music & Meaning’

I’ve put together a small event on ‘Music & Meaning’. I’m going to be speaking with some of my colleagues. It’s on the 7th of November. Further information with a link to a leaflet is available here. Here is a … Continue reading

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