Society, Politics & Culture Workshop

ABOUT SPC

The Society, Politics & Culture Workshop (SPC) at Boston University, sponsored by the BU Department of Sociology, is a forum for social theory and research on the nexus of social forms, power relations, and meaning-making processes. The SPC Workshop holds various events throughout the year.

 

EVENTS 2018 Spring Semester: 

Friday, Feb 9, 2018, 12 pm

“Decolonizing the Soldier:

the Indian Army in the Second World War”*

Tarak Barkawi (IR, London School of Economics and Political Science)

Sociology Department Room 241
96 Cummington Mall

*co-sponsored with the Research Seminar Series of the Pardee School of Global Studies

PREVIOUS EVENTS

2017 Fall Semester:

Monday, October 2, 2017, 12 pm

SPC LECTURE

Big House on the Prairie:

Rise of the Rural Ghetto and Prison Proliferation
John Eason (Texas A&M)
Sociology Department Room 241
96 Cummington Mall

Friday, October 20, 2017, 12 pm

SPC LECTURE

“Citizen Outsider:

Children of North African Immigrants in France”

Jean Beaman (Purdue)

Sociology Department Room 241
96 Cummington Mall

Contact: Professor Julian Go (juliango@bu.edu).