Dr Shadreck Mwale, Brightion and Sussex Medical School, presented this paper, titled ‘COVID-19 and genomics: the re-circulating logics of race and genes’ to the SASS Social Science Forum on 24th February 2021. Thanks to Shadreck for the paper and for permission to record the session.
Francesca Kilpatrick (SASS, University of Brighton) presented this paper, titled ‘Climate animacy, climate entanglement: an indigenous theory and new materialism romance’, on Wednesday 10th February 2021 to the University of Brighton SASS Social Science Forum. Many thanks to Francesca for the session and for allowing us to make this recording.
My colleague Charles Turner recently sent me a draft paper on similes and sociology. It was thought-provoking, and made me think once more about the differences between similes and metaphors. The form of a metaphor – A is B – and the form of a simile – A is like B – look pretty similar,… Continue reading