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Dr Marketa Dolezalova has joined the School of Sociology & Social Policy (SSP) and the Centre for Ethnicity & Racism Studies (CERS) as an ESRC Postdoctoral Fellow. She will be working on her project ‘Roma in Northern England: Creating Interventions towards a Better Quality of Life’ and will be working...

S. Sayyid presented  a talk ‘On Islamophobia, Decolonial Thought, and Critical Muslim Studies’ for the University of California, Berkeley, 25 August 2020.

Paul Bagguley took part in a roundtable on ‘counter- radicalisation, security politics and Islamophobia in the UK and the US’ hosted by the research group on Race, Gender and Sexualities at London South Bank University (LSBU) on Tuesday 28 January 2020.

Adrian Favell spoke to government officers, policy stakeholders and community representatives as an expert panellist at the launch of the annual ESRC University of Essex ‘Understanding Society’ report.

Adrian Favell presented a talk on ‘’Speaking for the Nation: Intellectuals and the “Left Behind” in Britain and France’ at a panel on ‘“Left-behind Britain” and “France Périphérique”: challenging representations of social-territorial divides in convoluted times’ at University College London on 6 June 2019. Find out more

University of Leeds lecturer Dr Li Sun has introduced her book on rural-urban migration in China to a diverse audience at the University. At a meet-the-author event organised by the Confucius Institute, Dr Sun explained the context and process of the research that culminated in the publication of the book....