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  I am currently Chair in Sociology and Social Theory and direct the Bauman Institute at University of Leeds, England

I am chercheur associé of Centre d'études européennes et de politique comparée (CEE) at Sciences Po, Paris

I am also Professorial Academic Associate of Sainsbury Institute for the Study of Japanese Arts and Cultures, UEA, Norwich

I was previously Professor of Sociology at Sciences Po, Paris and at University of California, Los Angeles


I also directed the Centre for Global and Regional Ethnographies at Aarhus University (GLOREA), Denmark

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New publications in Migration studies, Ethnic and Racial studies & EU studies HERE

ESRC Project  Northern Exposure - Race, Nation and Political Disaffection in Northern Towns after Brexit

New video lecture on Integration into What? for SCMR-jems

Video talks with Nando Sigona (IRIS) on Political Demography, Brexit and the Borders of Membership  Pt 1 & Pt 2

Link to University of Leeds Commission on Diversity in the North

Links to all recent Publications and Talks on Japanese art

I am a founding member of the Global (De)Centre on Diversity Mobility & Culture

Amsterdam lecture on Diversities and Mobilities in Cities: The Case of London and Brexit

UEA "Merrie England" lecture on Brexit, Race and Citizenship

Oxford podcast lecture on Migration in UK and Cameron's Migration Equation

Conference at SISJAC Norwich on Fram Kitagawa and Activist Art in Japan

New book on Immigration, Integration and Mobility (ECPR 2015)

Adrian Favell, BEFORE AND AFTER SUPERFLAT (pub. 2012)  Download Book Here

Text of Islands for Life lecture at Columbia University (April 2014)

Live Pecha Kucha presentation on BEFORE AND AFTER SUPERFLAT at Super Deluxe, Tokyo

Lecture on Metabolism and the City of the Future at Sciences Po

Essay on The Changing Face of 'Integration' in a Mobile Europe


Feature review of BEFORE AND AFTER SUPERFLAT in Art in America by Janet Koplos

In memorium: essay on Philosophy of Social Science of Martin Hollis (1938-1998)