ISS coordinated project “”Social Space, Fields and Relationality (SSFR) in Contemporary and Historical Social Analysis” begins

From 1 December 2019 a project financed by the academic exchange agency NAWA, entitled “Social Space, Fields and Relationality (SSFR) in Contemporary and Historical Social Analysis. Research Network” begins. The project is being implemented at ISS UW in cooperation with the Institute of Sociology of UW in partnership with 5 research centres from France, Italy, Norway and Germany. Detailed information is available at the link.


József Böröcz’s talk: “Post-Colonial Sensibility and the Post-State-Socialist Context”

ISS invites you to a lecture by József Böröcz (Professor of Sociology at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey,  Fulbright Visiting Professor at ISS, University of Warsaw)  “Post-Colonial Sensibility and the Post-State-Socialist Context: Considerations for World-Systems Aynalysts, Global Comparativists, and Other Critical World-Historical Sociologists”


  • Anna Sosnowska, American Studies Center, University of Warsaw and ISS UW
  • Tomasz Warczok, Pedagogical University of Cracow and ISS UW.
  • Tomasz Zarycki, ISS UW.

Lecture and discussion will be held in English.

Friday, December 6th 2019, 4:30 pm (godz. 16:30)

Stawki Street 5/7, Warsaw

Seminar Room No. 421, 4th floor, behind the glass door


More at facebook page of the event at

Conference invitation “”EQUAL BEFORE THE STATE?” Sept. 20, 2019.

ISS  with Center for French Cultural Studies, University of Warsaw (OKFiSF UW) and Institute of Sociology, University of Warsaw (IS UW) invite you to participate in the French-Polish Conference: “EQUAL BEFORE THE STATE? CRITICAL SOCIAL RESEARCH OF PUBLIC POLICIES AND PUBLIC ACTION” to be held on 20 September 2019 (Friday) at the University of Warsaw, ul. Dobra 55, room 3.014.

Please find the program and detailed description of the conference here

Registration is required at email address:  or at Facebook conference webpage:  Deadline: 15th September (limited number of places).