Affective Times of Capitalism

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Linna-building lecture hall 5026-5027 (Address Kalevantie 5)


Faculty of Social Sciences

Thematic gender studies seminar with Guest Professor Rebecca Coleman

Dr. Coleman is Reader in Sociology and a Co-Director of the Methods Lab at the Department of Sociology at Goldsmiths. She is also affiliated to the Centre for Feminist Research at Goldsmiths. Dr. Coleman is currently working on two projects:

  • The first develops inventive methodologies for researching futurity, drawing on work in the new materialisms especially.
  • The second explores repertoires through which the present is experienced and embodied, including anxiety, comfort, hope and pessimism.

Professor Coleman’s homepage

Seminar programme:
12.15-13.45 Rebecca Coleman (Goldsmiths, University of London): Mediated Presents: Digital Media, Infra-Structures of Feeling and the Production of ‘the Now’
13.45-14.00 Break
14.00-15.00 Raisa Jurva (SOC, University of Tampere): Affective politics of progression narratives. Women talking about equality in heterosexual relationships
15.00-16.00 Matias Nurminen (COMS, University of Tampere): Longing for the Men of Past: The Manosphere, Resisting Reading and Rewriting Masculinity

The abstracts are available here

The event is open to all. Welcome!


For more information, please contact:
Dr. Marjo Kolehmainen
Postdoctoral research fellow