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DUBOIS Sébastien

HDR (Authorization to supervise research), Literature and Human Sciences, Languages La poésie est une île qui se détache du continent. Une histoire sociale de la poésie

Sébastien Dubois is a sociologist and full professor at NEOMA BS. He obtained his Habilitation à Diriger des Recherches from the University of Paris. He is research fellow at the Centre de Sociologie des Organisations (Sciences-Po/CNRS). He teaches arts management, cultural economics and globalization. He has taught in many institutions in France (Sciences Po, Université Paris X...) and abroad (Chile, China, Syria). His research covers socio-economic organisation and careers in artistic and academic Fields. He has published numerous articles in academic journals such as Poetics, M@n@gement, Journal of Cultural Economics. His research has been funded by the French Ministry of Culture.

He heads the MSc Cultural and Creative Industries.

Areas of research

  • Artistic markets structure
  • Status theory and careers
  • Value creation in the arts
  • Social structure of research

Recent academic contributions

  • DUBOIS, S., P.FRANÇOIS, "Introducing aesthetics into status analysis: the case of French contemporary poetry", American Behavioral Scientist, January 2021, vol. 65, no. 1, pp. 44-58
    DOI : 10.1177/0002764218813703
  • DUBOIS, S., P.FRANÇOIS, "Bounding Boundaries: Building a Typology of Careers with the Concept of Boundary", M@n@gement, December 2020, vol. 23, no. 4, pp. 44-64
    DOI : 10.37725/mgmt.v23i4.4461
  • DUBOIS, S., "BACK TO THE (INVISIBLE) ACADÉMIE? THE ORGANIZATION OF POETRY AS A “PURE” ART FORMS" Forthcoming Organization

Academic Journals

  • DUBOIS, S., P.FRANÇOIS, "Introducing aesthetics into status analysis: the case of French contemporary poetry", American Behavioral Scientist, January 2021, vol. 65, no. 1, pp. 44-58
    DOI : 10.1177/0002764218813703
  • DUBOIS, S., "BACK TO THE (INVISIBLE) ACADÉMIE? THE ORGANIZATION OF POETRY AS A “PURE” ART FORMS" Forthcoming Organization
  • DUBOIS, S., P.FRANÇOIS, "Bounding Boundaries: Building a Typology of Careers with the Concept of Boundary", M@n@gement, December 2020, vol. 23, no. 4, pp. 44-64
    DOI : 10.37725/mgmt.v23i4.4461
  • DUBOIS, S., "The price of rhymes. The evolution of poets' status throughout history", Poetics, October 2018, vol. 70, pp. 35-93
  • DUBOIS, S., "Le temps a un prix", Savoir/Agir, July 2018, vol. 44, no. 2, pp. 29-35
    DOI : 10.3917/sava.044.0029
  • DUBOIS, S., I.WALSH, "The globalization of research highlighted through the research networks of management education institutions: The case of French business schools", M@n@gement, October 2017, vol. 20, no. 5, pp. 435-462
  • DUBOIS, S., "Stratification in academia as a status order: A Weberian proposition", Gérer et Comprendre, September 2017, no. 2, pp. 1-8
  • DUBOIS, S., "La stratification dans le monde académique : une proposition wébérienne", Gérer et Comprendre, March 2016, no. 123, pp. 35-45
  • DUBOIS, S., P.FRANÇOIS, "Career paths and hierarchies in the pure pole of the literary field:The case of contemporary poetry", Poetics, October 2013, no. 5, pp. 501-523
    DOI : 10.1016/j.poetics.2013.07.004
  • DUBOIS, S., "Recognition and renown, the structure of cultural markets: evidence from French poetry", Journal of Cultural Economics, February 2012, no. 1, pp. 27-48
  • DUBOIS, S., C.DAVESNE, "Internationalisation et stratification professionnelle dans les business schools : le cas des professeurs de langues et cultures", Gérer et Comprendre, June 2012, no. 108, pp. 55-63
  • DUBOIS, S., "Une économie marginale", Publication(s), February 2011, no. 13
  • DUBOIS, S., "Joining the Literary Pantheon: How Contemporary French Poets Attain Renown", Revue Française de Sociologie, September 2011, vol. 52, pp. 87-115
  • DUBOIS, S., "Paradox in the Worlds of Art: Socio-economic Stability and Organizational Multiplicity", International Journal of Arts Management, September 2010, vol. 13, no. 1
  • DUBOIS, S., "La réputation pour gérer les carrières", Gérer et Comprendre, March 2010, no. 99
  • DUBOIS, S., A.CRAIG, "Between art and money: The social space of public readings in contemporary poetry economies and careers", Poetics, October 2010, no. 5, pp. 441-460
    DOI : 10.1016/j.poetic.2010.07.003
  • DUBOIS, S., "Paradox in the World of Art: Socio-economic Stability and Organizational Multiplicity", International Journal of Arts Management, 2010, vol. 13, no. 1, pp. 30-40
  • DUBOIS, S., "Entrer au Panthéon littéraire. Consécration des poètes contemporains", Revue Française de Sociologie, January 2009, vol. 50, no. 1, pp. 3-29
  • DUBOIS, S., "Mesurer la réputation. Reconnaissance et renommée des poètes contemporains", Histoire & Mesure, December 2008, vol.  XXIII, no. 2, pp. 103-143
  • DUBOIS, S., "The French poetry economy", International Journal of Arts Management, September 2006, vol. 9, no. 1, pp. 23-34
  • DUBOIS, S., "The French Poetry Economy", International Journal of Arts Management, September 2006, vol. 9, no. 1, pp. 23-34
  • DUBOIS, S., "Le travail, enjeu économique et valeur morale: le concept de travail chez les penseurs libéraux", Société Chauvinoise de Philosophie, July 2004, no. Varia II

Book chapter

  • DUBOIS, S., "La voix brisée d'Olympio. Convention et réputation" in Hommage à Howard Becker., Pierre-Jean Benghozi et Thomas Paris Ed., Editions Ecole Polytechnique, 2013
  • DUBOIS, S., P.FRANÇOIS, "Seeing the world through common lenses: the case of French contemporary poetry" in Constructing Quality. The Classification of Goods in the Economy., Jens Beckert and Christine Musselin Ed., Oxford University Press, 2013
  • DUBOIS, S., P.FRANÇOIS, "Mapping to evaluate, a user's guide to the institutions of French contemporary poetry" in Constructing quality: the classification of goods in markets., C. Musselin et J. Beckert Ed., Oxford University Press, 2012
  • DUBOIS, S., "Le sentier de la gloire" in L’art et la mesure. Histoire de l’art et méthodes quantitatives., Joyeux-Prunel B. Ed., Editions Rue d'Ulm, pp. 505-549, 2010
  • DUBOIS, S., "(D)'écrire la poésie" in Entrée en Poésie., Collection Printemps des Poètes, pp. 33-47, 2008

Academic conferences

  • DUBOIS, S., P.FRANÇOIS, "Inequalities in autonomy : reputational hierarchies and trajectories ofrecognition in contemporary french poetry" in International Conference Recognition and Consecration in the Arts, 2012, France

Dissemination activity

  • DUBOIS, S., "Carrières et réputations des poètes contemporains : gloire littéraire et marginalité sociale" in Vulnérables Arts, lettres et sciences sociales : regards croisés sur la poésie contemporaine, 2019, Caen, France
  • DUBOIS, S., P.FRANÇOIS, "La poésie française contemporaine" in Maison de la Poésie, 2013, France
  • DUBOIS, S., P.FRANÇOIS, "Carrières et réputation dans la poésie contemporaine" in Séminaire de recherche, 2013, France
  • DUBOIS, S., P.FRANÇOIS, "Les carrières dans le pôle pur du champ littéraire" in Séminaire de recherche, 2013, France
  • DUBOIS, S., "La réputation : cadre théorique et étude empirique" in Ministère de la culture, 2011, Paris, France
  • DUBOIS, S., "Conventions et réputations : la poésie contemporaine française" in Colloque international Howard Becker et les mondes de l'art, 2010, France
  • DUBOIS, S., A.CRAIG, "Between Art and Money: the Role of Public Readings in Contemporary Poetry" in ASA 103rd Annual Meeting (American Sociological Association), 2008, United States
  • DUBOIS, S., "Exploring the (unknown) audience of contemporary poetry" in First ISA Forum of Sociology (International Sociological Association), 2008, Spain
  • DUBOIS, S., "The road to glory: evidence from the French contemporary poetry " in Arts, Culture and Public Sphere Expressive and Instrumental Values in Economic and Sociological Perspectives Conference, 2008, Italy
  • DUBOIS, S., "Les Mutations dans la chaîne du livre" in Table ronde - Salon du Livre, 2006, Caen, France
  • DUBOIS, S., "Democracy in poetry? The adaptation of a cultural sector to its environment" in 21st EGOS Colloquium (European Group for Organizational Studies), 2005, Germany
  • DUBOIS, S., "Domination and power in literature: a reflection based on contemporary French poetry" in ASA 100th Annual Meeting (American Sociological Association), 2005, United States
  • DUBOIS, S., "The French Poetry Economy: Strategies, Stakes and Methods" in 8th International Conference on Arts and Cultural Management (AIMAC), 2005, Canada
  • DUBOIS, S., "Lire et éditer : pratiques culturelles et marché du livre" in Table ronde - Pôle des Métiers du livre et de l'écrit, 2005, Versailles, France
  • DUBOIS, S., "Lire, écrire et publier aujourd'hui" in Table ronde - Pôle des Métiers du livre et de l'écrit, 2005, Versailles, France

Professional journals

  • DUBOIS, S., "D’où viennent les œuvres ", Espace Prépas, March 2009, no. 124
  • DUBOIS, S., "Editer de la poésie", Poésie contemporaine de la revue du Centre national de Documentation Pédagogique, November 2008, no. 963, pp. 18-19
  • DUBOIS, S., "La beauté entre convention et originalité", Espace Prépas, December 2008, no. 123
  • DUBOIS, S., "Lire, écrire et publier aujourd'hui", Littérature et Langages, April 2005

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