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Carrie Benjamin

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Leverhulme Early Career Fellow
Email: Carrie dot Benjamin at warwick dot ac dot uk
Room: E0.10


Carrie Ann Benjamin is a Leverhulme Early Career Fellow in the Department of Sociology at the University of Warwick (2018-2021). She is an ethnographer and urban anthropologist interested in the role of public space in reshaping local and national debates on inequality, immigration and ‘race’ in France. Her current project explores the relationship between public space and whiteness in France through a multisensory lens.

Previously, she worked as a Teaching Fellow at SOAS, University of London (2014-2018) in the Centre for Media Studies and in the Department of Anthropology and Sociology, where she completed her PhD (2017). She was also Research Assistant for the SOAS Centre for Migration and Diaspora Studies (2015-2018). Her work has been published in Tijdschrift voor Genderstudies.

In Term 1 Carrie is convening SO355/SO9C5 The Sociology of Urban Life

Term 1 office hours held on MS Teams by appointment on Tuesdays 14:30-17:00

Recent publications:

Benjamin, CA. (2020) A Place to Breathe in the Dense City: Community Gardening and Participatory Urbanism in Paris. Sociální studia 17(1): 55-70. [Open access:]