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Welcome to the TCS Website. It provides information about the journals Theory, Culture & Society and Body & Society, as well as the Theory, Culture & Society Book Series. Extending the discussions and debates that TCS has been fostering in the areas of sociology, cultural theory and social theory for over three decades, here you will find interviews, discussions, reviews, images and podcasts about and around the key topics covered in the journals and books, as well as a range of extra material.

Recent Issues

Recent Issues

Did you miss the recent TCS Special Issue on Elites and Power after Financialization, edited by Aeron Davis and Karel Williams? What about the B&S Special Issue Skin Matters: Thinking Through the Body's Surfaces, edited by Marc Lafrance? Other recent special issues and sections of TCS ...

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Recent Articles

Recent Articles

Recent publications include articles from Beck, Simone, Arvidsson, Negri, Lazzarato, Guattari, Kittler, and conversations with Foucault, Simon, and Haraway.

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Recent TCS Books

Recent TCS Books include Li Shiqiao’s Understanding the Chinese City and William Davies’s The Limits of Neoliberalism

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E-Specials Issues

The E-Specials bring together complementing articles from across the journal archives of both Theory, Culture & Society and Body & Society.

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Open Content

Think-Piece: The Neglected Intellectual Legacy of ‘1968’ - Couze Venn reflects on the 50th anniversary of May '68.
Video: Seán Williams on ‘Cancer Coiffures’ - Seán Williams contextualises the article '‘Cancer Coiffures’: Embodied Storylines of Cancer Patienthood and Survivorship in the Consumerist Cultural Imaginary' and presents the corresponding BBC video.
Vanessa Thompson: Commentary on David Goldberg’s Conversation with Achille Mbembe - Vanessa Thompson comments on the recent conversation between David Goldberg's and Achille Mbembe
Review of Ali Rattansi, Bauman and Contemporary Sociology - Katy Wright reviews Rattansi's book "Bauman and Contemporary Sociology."

Latest Issues

Theory, Culture & Society - March 2018; 35 (3) – including the special section Technologies of Relational Finance.  
Body & Society - March-June 2018, 24 (1-2) – Special Issue Skin Matters: Thinking Through the Body’s Surfaces

Special Issues

Skin Matters - Special Issue Skin Matters: Thinking Through the Body’s Surfaces, edited by Marc Lafrance
Geosocial Formations and the Anthropocene - Special issue on Geosocial Formations and the Anthropocene
Elites and Power after Financialization - Special issue on Elites and Power after Financialization, edited by Aeron Davis and Karel Williams
Annual Review - Every December, the TCS Annual Review features sections on Global Public Life and many other themes.