Leaders in SHAPE: Gary Younge

7 Sep 2020

Headshot of Gary Younge

Meet the most influential figures within and beyond academia shaping the fields of social sciences, humanities and the arts.

As part of the Leaders in SHAPE series, award-winning author, broadcaster, professor and newly elected Honorary Fellow of the British Academy Gary Younge joins Desmond King to discuss his life and career.

Join the conversation online too, using the hashtag #ThisIsSHAPE.

Speaker: Professor Gary Younge Hon FBA, Professor of Sociology, University of Manchester; Journalist and Author

Chair: Professor Desmond King FBA, Andrew W Mellon Professor of American Government, University of Oxford 

In the Leaders in SHAPE series, meet the most influential figures shaping the fields of social sciences, humanities and the arts for a conversation about their lives and careers. A video is made available on YouTube following the event.

If you have any questions about this talk, please email events@thebritishacademy.ac.uk.

Logo for SHAPE, which stands for Social Sciences, Humanities and the Arts for the People and the Economy

Sign up to our email newsletters