Culture and Social Analysis Workshop (Hybrid)


Tuesday, October 12, 2021, 12:00pm to 2:00pm


Hybrid Event

"Race, Beauty, and Bodily Capital in a Comparative Perspective"

Attend this event via Zoom (advance registration required)


Giselinde Kuipers, Research Professor of Sociology, KULeuven, Belgium.

Alka Menon, Assistant Professor of Sociology, Sociology Department, Yale University.

Ellis Monk, Faculty Associate. Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, Harvard University.


Lisa Albert

This is a joint session with Harvard Sociology's Race & Ethnicity Workshop.

This is a hybrid event. Please click the "Read More" link for full instructions on how to attend this seminar.


Michèle LamontExecutive Committee; Steering Committee; Faculty Associate; Chair, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Comparative Inequality and Inclusion. Robert I. Goldman Professor of European Studies; Professor of Sociology and of African and African American Studies, Departments of Sociology and African and African American Studies, Harvard University.

Ellis MonkFaculty Associate. Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, Harvard University.

Attendance Information:

Harvard affiliates:

Harvard affiliates are welcome to attend this event in-person in William James Hall, 33 Kirkland Street, Room 450. Capacity is limited to 35 people.

Please note: Masks are mandatory for entrance into the building and for the entire duration of the event.

Non-Harvard affiliates:

If you are not a Harvard affiliate or if you are not able to join in-person, you are welcome to attend via Zoom:

Please note: This event requires registration in advance in order to receive the virtual meeting link and password.