Liz Stanley

Liz Stanley is Professor of Sociology and ESRC Professorial Research Fellow at the University of Edinburgh, UK. She is carrying out an Elias inspired investigation of the processes of change in South Africa from the 1770s to the 1970s, focused on the changing ways in which white people have represented whiteness and through this the moral order of 'race'. The Whites Writing Whiteness website provides detailed information about the project as it unfolds and can be found at
Liz's University webpage is at