SSSP 2018 Annual Meeting

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2018 Annual Meeting Program Schedule

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Thursday, August 9
9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
11:45 AM - 4:45 PM
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Friday, August 10
8:00 AM - 10:10 AM
  • Committee Meeting: Permanent Organization and Strategic Planning Committee, 2017-18 & 2018-19
8:30 AM - 10:10 AM
  • Committee Meeting: Doris Wilkinson Faculty Leadership Award Committee, 2017-18 CANCELLED
  • Committee Meeting: Thomas C. Hood Social Action Award Committee, 2017-18 CANCELLED
  • Session 001: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Abolishing Environmental Injustice
  • Session 002: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Examining Social Systems on Child Well-being and Delinquency
  • Session 003: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Uncertainty in Political Discourse
  • Session 004: The Intersection of Socializing Institutions, Health and Sport
  • Session 005: Neoliberal Paternalism and Social Welfare Policy Targets
  • Session 006: Profiling George Smith's Work and Institutional Ethnography Activism
  • Session 007: Law, Inequality, and Social Stratification
  • Session 008: Mental Health and the Opioid Epidemic
  • Session 009: PAPERS IN THE ROUND: Family
  • Session 010: PAPERS IN THE ROUND: Health, Health Policy, and Health Services
10:30 AM - 12:10 PM
  • Committee Meeting: Council of Division Chairpersons, 2017-18 & 2018-19
  • Committee Meeting: Lee Scholar Support Fund Committee, 2017-18 CANCELLED
  • Committee Meeting: Lee Student Support Fund Committee, 2017-18 CANCELLED
  • Committee Meeting: Membership and Outreach Committee, 2017-18 & 2018-19
  • Committee Meeting: Transnational Initiatives Committee, 2017-18
  • Session 011: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Harm Reduction
  • Session 012: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Abolition versus Reform? Controversies in Criminal Justice
  • Session 013: New Work in Social Problems Theory I
  • Session 014: Inter-organizational Issues in Education and Policy
  • Session 015: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: The Changing Face of Poverty
  • Session 016: Sexuality, Social Policy, and Harm
  • Session 017: Discrimination at Home and Abroad
  • Session 018: Abolishing Exploitive Labour Practices
  • Session 019: We Gon' Be Alright: Black Youth Resisting Street and School Surveillance in Policy and Practice
  • Session 020: Issues in Migration
  • Session 021: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Presidential Perspectives on Current Issues in our Field
10:30 AM - 2:10 PM
12:30 PM - 2:10 PM
2:30 PM - 4:10 PM
  • Committee Meeting: Council of Division Chairpersons, 2017-18
  • Committee Meeting: Graduate Student Meeting with Student Board Representatives
  • Committee Meeting: Open Discussion of Proposed Resolutions to the Board of Directors
  • Committee Meeting: Program Chair(s), 2017-18 & 2018-19 (Closed Meeting)
  • Committee Meeting: Publisher Search Committee, 2017-18
  • Session 032: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Case Studies of Gentrification and Neighborhood Change
  • Session 033: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Teaching Environmental Social Problems
  • Session 034: Sexuality, Gender, and the Law I
  • Session 035: Problems in Higher Education: Resistance and Transformation
  • Session 036: Global Movements for Social Justice
  • Session 037: Abolitionist Approaches to Health: Exploring Alternative Health Systems in the U.S.
  • Session 038: Community, Identity, and Mass Incarceration
  • Session 039: Abolitionism Across the Life Course
  • Session 040: Invisible Work as Part of the Job
  • Session 041: Mental Health, Sport, and the Body
  • Session 042: Open Discussion of Resolutions Being Proposed to the Board of Directors
  • Session 043: Invoking the Spirit of Ida B. Wells: Bridging the Gap between Disciplines to Address Black Women's Health
4:15 PM - 6:15 PM
4:30 PM - 6:10 PM
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Other Event: Book Launch Event: Global Agenda for Social Justice
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Saturday, August 11
7:15 AM - 8:15 AM
8:30 AM - 10:10 AM
  • Committee Meeting: Committee on Social Action, 2017-18
  • Session 052: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Innovative Strategies to Repeal and Replace Mass Incarceration
  • Session 053: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Abolitionism and the Law
  • Session 054: New Work in Social Problems Theory II
  • Session 055: Migration, Citizenship, and Mental Health: Methods for Understanding, Impacts, and Responses
  • Session 056: Environmental Injustice in the World-System
  • Session 057: Race and Inequality in City, Neighborhood and School Contexts
  • Session 058: Relational Power and Privilege in Sex-Gender Systems
  • Session 059: Education and Social Mobility Pathways I
  • Session 060: The Varieties of Precarity I
  • Session 061: Abolishing Barriers to Access at SSSP
  • Session 062: Author Meets Critics: "Decolonizing Dialectics," by George Ciccariello-Maher
10:30 AM - 12:10 PM
12:30 PM - 2:10 PM
  • Committee Meeting: Budget, Finance, and Audit Committee, 2018-19
  • Session 074: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Abolitionism and the State
  • Session 075: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Constructions of Victims and Victimization
  • Session 076: Families and Poverty
  • Session 077: Migration, Citizenship, and Well-being Across Different Contexts
  • Session 078: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Race, Space, and Culture: Urban Demography and Cultural Production
  • Session 079: Methodological Approaches to Studying Sport and/or the Body
  • Session 080: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: White Supremacy, the Alt-Right, and Academia
  • Session 081: Law, Health, and the Body
  • Session 082: Student Activism: Resistance Movements
  • Session 083: Harm Reduction: Contexts, Populations, and Approaches
  • Session 084: Global Migrations of Sexualities and Disability
  • Session 085: Networking Event: Interdisciplinary Collaboration for Publishing
  • Session 086: In Search of One Big Union: Folksongs and the U.S. Labor Movement-A Singing Lecture by Corey Dolgon, Folksinger and Sociologist
2:30 PM - 4:10 PM
  • Committee Meeting: Associate Editors Meeting, 2018-19 (Closed Meeting)
  • Session 087: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Health Equity Today/Knowledge Boundaries within Health
  • Session 088: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Drug Wars in Law, Policy, and Action
  • Session 089: Disasters and Climate Change: Local, National, and International Perspectives
  • Session 090: Housing, Mental Health, and Communities
  • Session 091: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Media and Pedagogy
  • Session 092: New Directions in Institutional Ethnography
  • Session 093: The Academic Job Market
  • Session 094: Power and Privilege in Sex-Gender Systems in the Era of Trump
  • Session 095: Social Action - Highlight the Work of the Social Action Winner
  • Session 096: Drugs, Immigration, and Policy
  • Session 097: Precarity and Contingency in the Academy and Beyond
  • Session 098: FREE FILM SCREENING/PANEL: Voices of Baltimore: Life Under Segregation
  • Session 099: PAPERS IN THE ROUND: Global
4:15 PM - 5:25 PM
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
6:45 PM - 7:45 PM
7:45 PM - 8:45 PM
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
  • Regular: Drinking and Drugs Division Reception
Sunday, August 12
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
8:30 AM - 10:10 AM
  • Divisional Meeting: Law and Society
  • Session 103: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Resisting "45" or Possibly Supporting without Self-recognition
  • Session 104: Abolitionist Theory and Sexual Justice
  • Session 105: To Be Neither Seen Nor Heard: Abolishing Carceral Logic
  • Session 106: Soil Not Oil
  • Session 107: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Social Organization of Knowledge
  • Session 108: The Hostile Work Environment
  • Session 109: Developments and Controversies in Crime Theory and Methods
  • Session 110: International Migration: Transnationalism and Assimilation
  • Session 111: Emerging Marijuana Issues
  • Session 112: Education in the Age of Resegregation
  • Session 113: PAPERS IN THE ROUND: New Research or Theoretical Agendas by Advanced Undergraduates
10:30 AM - 12:10 PM
  • Session 114: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Race, Colonization, and Decolonization
  • Session 115: Sexuality and Bodies I: Frontiers of Gender In/Justice
  • Session 116: CADBI Workshop: Inside/Outside Community Organizing for Prison Reform
  • Session 117: Green Gentrification: Urban Sustainability and the Struggle for Environmental Justice
  • Session 118: Beyond Acculturation: New Approaches to the Study of Culture and Mental Health
  • Session 119: The Varieties of Precarity II
  • Session 120: Memory, Identity, and Emotion in Social Problems
  • Session 121: Social Problems and Social Justice in the Era of the Opioid Epidemic
  • Session 122: Families and Health
  • Session 123: Gender, Sexuality, and Education
  • Session 124: PAPERS IN THE ROUND: Emerging Scholarship in Social Problems
12:30 PM - 2:10 PM
  • Committee Meeting: Editorial Board Luncheon, 2017-18 & 2018-19
  • Session 125: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Alternatives to Capitalist Economic Formations–or Not?
  • Session 126: Sexuality and Bodies II: Masculinities
  • Session 127: Disability and Schooling
  • Session 128: Environmental Activism
  • Session 129: Various Populations in Social Action
  • Session 130: Social Inequalities: Repression and Accomplishment
  • Session 131: Theoretical Approaches to Medicalization and Mental Health
  • Session 132: Innovative Research Methods in the Study of Social Problems
  • Session 133: Innovative Strategies to Address Housing Insecurity and Homelessness
  • Session 134: School Climate for LGBT Students
  • Session 135: PAPERS IN THE ROUND: Law, Justice, and Community Engagement
  • Session 136: PAPERS IN THE ROUND: Youth, Aging, and the Life Course
2:30 PM - 4:10 PM
  • Committee Meeting: Council of Division Chairpersons and Program Chair, 2018-19
  • Session 137: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Rural/Urban Interface of Poverty
  • Session 138: Race, Power, and Neighborhoods
  • Session 139: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Resistance: Individual, Community, and Organizational Responses to Racial Oppression in the Criminal Justice System
  • Session 140: Environmental Law and Policies
  • Session 141: Unique Strategies to Reach Students in Race and Ethnicity Courses
  • Session 142: Law and In/Justice: Inside the Law
  • Session 143: Sexual and Reproductive Health
  • Session 144: Supporting Work-Life Balance–‘The Impossible Dream’?
  • Session 145: Author Meets Critics: "Deep Inequality: Understanding the New Normal and How to Challenge It" by Earl Wysong and Robert Perrucci
  • Session 146: Education and Immigration: Borders, Politics, and Culture
4:30 PM - 6:10 PM
  • Committee Meeting: Program Chair 2018-19 Meeting with the President, Administrative Officer, and IT Specialist
  • Session 147: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: The Working Poor
  • Session 148: Refugees, Communities, and Global Citizenship
  • Session 149: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Limits of Existing Socio-Legal Approaches to Regulating Disability
  • Session 150: Race/Ethnicity and Sport CANCELLED
  • Session 151: Theorizing Resistance and Social Justice Action
  • Session 152: Sexuality, Gender, and Medicine
  • Session 153: Trauma and Resistance: Race, Gender, Family, and Immigration in the U.S. and Across Borders
  • Session 154: Victimization, Social Control, and the Contexts of Drug and Alcohol Use
  • Session 155: Student Activism: Resistance and Change
  • Session 156: PAPERS IN THE ROUND: Teaching Social Problems