Cultural Sociology at Stockholm University Mini-conference
Date: Thursday 19 May 2022
Time: 09.30 – 16.45
Paper presentations and oral research presentation on ongoing research with cultural sociological perspectives, at Stockholm University.
9.30 - 10.00 Arrival and Fika
10.00 - 10.15 Opening remarks
10:15 - 11:45 Paper Session
Didem Oral and Anna Lund: Mother Tongue Instruction: Between Multicultural Incorporation and Assimilation Discussant: Sjors Joosten
Andrea Voyer: The American Mainstream as a Symbolic White Space Discussant: Elida Izani Ibrahim
Matteo Botto (and Lucas Gottzén): Swallowing and spitting out the Red Pill: Young men, vulnerability, and radicalisation pathways in the manosphere Discussant: Malcolm Jacobson
11:45 - 13:20 Lunch
13:20 - 14:40 Research Presentations I: Subcultures
Kristin Jung Ståhle: Shitposting, trolling or terrorism? A discussion on how to navigate the realms of controversial cybercultures
Kalle Berggren: Normate and crip articulations of dis/ability in Swedish hip hop Sjors Joosten: ‘Re-present’ Swedish hip-hop; the many sounds of Stockholm suburb Rinkeby
Malcolm Jacobson: Graffiti, aging and masculinity: a study on subcultural Internet memes
14.40 - 15.15 Break/Fika
15.15 - 16.15 Research Presentations II: Lifestyles and Their Contexts
Elida Izani Ibrahim: Changes in Political Alignments and Lifestyle Preferences
Elias La Grand: ‘This is wine, it should not taste like kombucha’: Field struggles and generational contestations in representations of ‘natural’ wine Serena
Coppolino Perfumi: Framings of “truth” and “fake news” in opposing political spheres 16.15-16.30 Concluding Remarks
About the working group
Cultural Sociology at Stockholm University generally meets over lunch on the third Friday of the month. The group is open to those who are pursuing or interested in pursuing meaning-centered inquiry in any subject area and using any research method.
The group helps members stay abreast of developments in cultural sociology, improve their own cultural sociological work, and develop networks and collaborations with other cultural sociologists and cultural sociology groups and centers in Sweden and abroad.
Anyone is welcome, but if it is your first visit to Cultural Sociology at Stockholm University, or to join the group email list, please contact the organizers, Anna Lund, anna.lund(@)sociology.su.se, and Andrea Voyer, andrea.voyer(@)sociology.su.se.
Last updated: May 17, 2022
Source: Department of Sociology