Interested in Digital Sociology?

Then keep the 16th July free for the first BSA Digital Sociology event. Booking form to follow in the near future: 

This inaugural event for the BSA’s Digital Sociology group brings together a diverse range of speakers who, in a variety of ways, work within the nascent field of digital sociology. Rather than proceed from a substantive account of what digital sociology is or could be, this event seeks to address the question ‘what is digital sociology?’ through an open and informal exploration of a broad range of exciting work being undertaken by sociologists in the UK which could, in the broadest sense of the term, be characterised as ‘digital’. In casting a spotlight on these projects in such a way the event aims to initiate an ongoing dialogue about the continuities and discontinuities between these emergent strands of digital activity, as well as the broader methodological and disciplinary questions which they pose.


  • Kim Allen, Manchester Metropolitan Universitys
  • Les Back, Goldsmiths, University of London
  • Ben Baumberg, University of Kent
  • Laura Harvey, Brunel University
  • Noortje Marres, Goldsmiths, University of London
  • Heather Mendick, Brunel University
  • Mark Murphy, University of Glasgow
  • Evelyn Ruppert, Goldsmiths, University of London
  • Helene Snee, The University of Manchester

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