Zygmunt Bauman, Culture and Art: Selected Writings Vol.1

Join editors and special guests for the special launch of a new volume of previously unpublished writings by Zygmunt Bauman on culture and art, published by Polity Books in June 2021.

Join editors Dariusz Brzezinski, Tom Campbell, Mark Davis and Jack Palmer plus invited guests in a celebration of a new volume of unpublished writings by Zygmunt Bauman on culture and art that have been discovered through the BI Archives project. The event will be chaired by Lisa McCormick, University of Edinburgh, BI International Advisory Network member and co-convenor of the BSA Theory study group.

Zygmunt Bauman, Culture and Art: Selected Writings Vol.1 is published in June 2021 by Polity Books.

This online event will be available to watch live on YouTube. You can also stream the event live via the Bauman Institute website. A special edited version of the event recording will be available after the event.

This is the Bauman Institute’s closing virtual event of the academic year, and is part of the celebrations of the School of Sociology and Social Policy's 75th anniversary. To sign up for future Bauman Institute events, please email: baumaninstitute@leeds.ac.uk.

The Bauman Institute is an international research centre at the University of Leeds dedicated to the promotion of teaching and research in social and critical theory. Inspired by the legacy of Professor Zygmunt Bauman at Leeds, the Institute gathers scholars based locally, nationally and internationally whose work addresses social and political transformations at a global and planetary scale in the light of classical and contemporary theory. Find out more about the Bauman Institute.