Colloquium Seminar on Sociological Issues - Spring 2012
All colloquia are held in DYN 400 3:30-5:30 pm
with reception to follow
*unless otherwise noted.
Reserved for Professional Workshop
February 16Brad Wilcox, Associate Professor, UVA, Department of Sociology
"When Marriage Disappears: Why Marriage is Disappearing in Middle America, and Why It Matters"
Alon Confino, Professor, UVA, Department of History
"A World Without Jews: Nazi Germany, Representations of the Past, and the Holocaust"
Mary Patillo, Professor, Northwestern University, Department of Sociology & African-American Studies
*co-sponsored by Carter Woodson Center
Location: Rouss 403, with reception to follow in Minor Hall Lobby
March 22Reserved for Professional Workshop
Linda Blum, Associate Professor, Northeastern University, Department of Sociology
"'Not Some Big, Huge, Racial-Type Thing, But . . .' : Mothering Children of Color with Invisible Disabilities in the Age of Neuroscience"
April 12 (**Note, this date has changed)
Stephen Vaisey, Assistant Professor, Duke University, Department of Sociology"Cultural Depth and Social Change"
April 19Master's Colloquium 1
*no reception to follow
Master's Colloquium 2