Les Back is Professor of Sociology at Goldsmiths, University of London. His books include The Art of Listening (Berg, 2007), Theories of Race and Racism (Routledge, 2001), an on-line multi-media book entitled Academic Diary (Free Thought, 2011), and recently, Live Methods (2013, with Nirmal Puwar).
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