Dr Nikos Sotirakopoulos
lecturer in sociology, University of Loughborough; author, The Rise of Lifestyle Activism: From New Left to Occupy

Nikos Sotirakopoulos is a lecturer at the Department of Social Sciences in Loughborough University. He is also the author of the book The Rise of Lifestyle Activism: from New Left to Occupy. He is interested in economic sociology and is currently researching the rise of the ‘sharing economy’ and of digital markets in the ‘darknet’. He has also done research and published on how concepts such as economic growth and individual agency have been problematised in the narratives of the New Left and of the political and intellectual elites.

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Saturday 22 October, 14.00 Frobisher Auditorium 1
Blockchain: what's all the fuss about?

Monday 7 November, 19.30 Hellenic American Union, Massalias 22, 10680, Athens, Greece
What's the future for artistic freedom?

Friday 11 November, 19.00 College of Computing Technology - 30-34 Westmoreland Street, Dublin 2 Dublin, Ireland
After Brexit: What next for Ireland, the EU and Democracy?