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50 Years of Sociology

At the University of Cambridge

The conference took place at Clare College’s Memorial Court, located by the University Library. Click on the links below to view video recordings of the different conference sessions.


Monday 12th November

14:30-14:45 Introduction & Welcome Riley Auditorium
14:45-16:15 Sociology at Cambridge: Past, Present and Future with Prof Anthony Giddens Riley Auditorium
16:15-16:30 Tea, Coffee and Biscuits Elton Room
16:30-18:30 Keynote by Prof Patricia Hill Collins "Critical Conversations: Intersectionality and Sociology" Riley Auditorium
18:30 Drinks reception Elton Room


Tuesday 13th November

09:00-09:15 Tea, Coffee and Biscuits Garden Room
09:15-09:30 Introduction & Reflection Riley Auditorium
09:30-11:00 Inequalities Panel Riley Auditorium
11:00-11:30 Tea, Coffee and Biscuits Garden Room
11:30-13:00 Changing Political Economies Riley Auditorium
13:00-13:30 Buffet Lunch Garden Room
13:30-15:00 Decolonising Sociology Riley Auditorium
15:00-15:30 Tea, Coffee, Cake and Fruit Garden Room
15:30-17:00 Institutional Change Riley Auditorium
17:00-17:30 Closing discussion/reflection, and conclusion Riley Auditorium
17:30 Drinks Reception Garden Room

You can download a PDF of the conference programme here: