Dawn Lyon and Les Back

Dawn Lyon

Dawn Lyon is Lecturer in Sociology in the School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research, University of Kent, UK. She has published in the sociology of work, gender and migration. Her current interests include: visual sociology, work identity, economic sociology, and embodied labour.

School of Social Policy
Sociology and Social Research
University of Kent Chatham Maritime
Kent ME4 4AG
United Kingdom

Email: d.m.lyon@kent.ac.uk
Web: http://www.kent.ac.uk/sspssr/staff/lyon.htm

Les Back

Les Back is a sociologist working at Goldsmiths, University of London. His main fields of interest are the sociology of racism, popular culture and city life. His last book was entitled The Art of Listening (Berg 2007) and he is currently completing an online book called The Academic about the politics of education presented in a diary form which will be published in October 2009. He also writes for newspapers and magazines on topics ranging from football and music to politics and higher education and he has been involved in making documentary films.

United Kingdom

Email: l.back@gold.ac.uk