Jeff Alexander at Bar Ilan Center for Cultural Sociology

May 27, 2020

On May 6, 2020 CCS Director Jeffrey Alexander presented his work on “The Performativity of Objects” in front of over two-hundred participants worldwide in a zoom lecture hosted by our sister  center the Bar-Ilan Center for Cultural Sociology (CCS-BIU), the Interdisciplinary Program for Hermeneutics and Cultural Studies, and the Department for Sociology and Anthropology at Bar-Ilan University.

This paper renews Jeff’s icon work for the first time in a decade. It presents the model he has been developing and brings in empirical discussions of design and art reviews.