Colloquium Seminar on Sociological Issues - Fall 2013
All colloquia are held 3:30-5:30 pm
with reception to follow
*unless otherwise noted. Locations listed below.
Schedule subject to change.
Abigail Saguy, Associate Professor of Sociology, UCLA
What's Wrong with Fat?
* co-sponsored with IASC - to be held at Watson Manor on University Circle, reception to follow
Jonathan Rieder, Professor of Sociology, Columbia University, Barnard College
The Prophet Unbound: From Diplomacy to "Telling the Man” in Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "Letter from Birmingham Jail"
*co-sponsored with IASC, Carter G. Woodson Institute, and Institute of the Humanities and Global Cultures - location TBA, reception to follow
James Cook, Sociology Editor, Oxford University Press
Q&A with OUP
* to be held in Dynamics Room 400, 2015 Ivy Rd, reception to follow
Johanna Bockman, Associate Professor of Sociology, George Mason University
Development, Structural Adjustment, and Socialist Globalization
* to be held at Newcomb Hall South Meeting Room, reception to follow
Kathryn Edin, Professor of Public Policy and Management, Malcolm Wiener Center for Social Policy, Harvard University
Doing the Best I Can: Fatherhood in the Inner City
* sponsored by National Marriage Project - to be held at Nau 101, reception to follow
Richard Sennett, Centennial Professor of Sociology at the London School of Economics and University Professor of the Humanities at New York University
* sponsored by IASC - to be held at Rotunda Dome Room, reception to follow in West Oval Room