Scott Lash

Scott Lash is Professor of Sociology and Cultural Studies at Goldsmiths, University of London, where he is Director of the Centre for Cultural Studies.

Some of Professor Lash's books include Critique of Information (2002), Global Culture Industry (2007), Intensive Culture (2010), China Constructing Capitalism: Economic Life and Urban Change (2014, co-authored with M. Keith, J. Arnoldi and T. Rooker) and Experience: New Foundations dor the Human Sciences (2018). His books have been translated into 15 languages. Lash has directed a series of large-scale research projects on technological media from 1996 to present. He is also a Project Leader in the Goldsmiths Media Research Program. His research interests include social and cultural theory, information society, multimedia and urban studies.

Lash received a BS in Psychology from the University of Michigan, an MA in Sociology from Northwestern University, and a PhD from the London School of Economics (1980).