‘Marketplace Icons’ – a new series in Consumption Markets & Culture

23rd March 2015

Jonathan Schroeder introduces the new ‘Marketplace Icon’ series in the journal Consumption Markets & Culture. The first is ‘Denim’, by Daniel Miller Read More

Mobile money agent in Haiti. Photo by Erin B. Taylor

Mobile money aesthetics: Text, display, and the cultural logics of concealment

23rd March 2015

Erin Taylor looks at the promises and practicalities of mobile money, drawing on a chapter published in The Routledge Companion to Mobile Media (2014) Read More

New issue of Journal of Cultural Economy

13th March 2015

The latest issue of the Journal of Cultural Economy is out now. It is a special issue on the ‘Rhetoric of Economics’ and also features an editorial by Liz McFall on changes at the journal and within cultural economy more generally Read More

Intersections of Cultural Studies of Finance

10th March 2015

An event organised by Carolyn Hardin at UNC Chapel Hill on ‘Intersections of Cultural Studies of Finance’. Speakers include Dick Bryan, Ismail Erturk, Lawrence Grossberg, Carolyn Hardin, Benjamin Lee, Geoff Mann, Michael Rafferty, Robert Meister, Michael Pryke, and Robert Wosnitzer Read More

Moments of Valuation

3rd March 2015

David Stark introduces Moments of Valuation, a new book he has co-edited with Ariane Berthoin Antal, and Michael Hutter and asks: how is value performed? Read More

7th Critical Finance Studies conference

25th February 2015

Call for papers for 7th Critical Finance Studies conference to be held at the Copenhagen Business School in August. Organised by Ann-Christina Lange, Christian Borch and Ole Bjerg. Deadline for abstracts May 1. Read More