Suspicious Money

5th August 2013

An exclusive translation of an extract from Ariel Wilkis’ forthcoming book ‘Suspicious Money’, which explores how money has assumed a new role in the everyday life of the poor in Latin America Read More

An interview with Philip Mirowski

23rd July 2013

An interview with Philip Mirowski on Estudios de la Economía, including reflections on how Facebook teaches you to be a neoliberal agent and how the performativity programme ends up with sociologists recapitulating economists Read More

Low and high finance studies after performativity: A speculative workshop report

8th July 2013

Jose Ossandon provides a series of provocations for those studying finance, following the recent Charisma sponsored workshop exploring the knitting of ‘high’ and and ‘low’ finance Read More

CFP: Organizing Charisma: On the Role of Sentimental Relations in Formal Organizations

3rd July 2013

Call for Papers for a panel at the XVIII ISA World Congress of Sociology, Yokohama, 2014, deadline 30 September, organised by Joe Deville and Liz McFall Read More

Consumption Markets & Culture articles

26th June 2013

Consumption Markets & Culture offers free access to five articles from the journal, including winners of the journals’ Best Paper awards, to celebrate its first Impact Factor of 0.500. Read More

2013 CHORD Conference

24th June 2013

The 2013 CHORD Conference on: ‘Retailing and the Senses: Historical Perspectives’ will take place at the Marks & Spencer Company Archive, Leeds on 5 September 2013 Read More