SSSP 2020 Annual Meeting

Plenary, Thematic, and Special Sessions

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Plenary Sessions
Friday, August 7
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Session 052 SSSP Business Meeting
Saturday, August 8
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Session 099 Presidential Address
Thematic Sessions
Friday, August 7
8:30 AM - 10:10 AM
Session 008 CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Using Qualitative Research as a Tool for Community Change
Session 009 Beyond Dreaming the Future of Disability Research
Session 010 CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Dismantle or Reform? Making Meaningful Change in Political and Social Systems
10:30 AM - 12:10 PM
Session 020 CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Bringing the Hope Back In: Social Movement and Community Participation as Pedagogy
Session 022 Cannabis Consumption: Medicalization, Legalization, and Capitalism
12:30 PM - 2:10 PM
Session 023 Theorizing Transformation I
Session 028 30 Year Anniversary of the ADA: Hope for the Future
Session 029 CRITICAL DIALOGUE: New Worlds and Utopian Visions: Strategies to Subvert Neoliberalism
2:30 PM - 4:10 PM
Session 032 Environmental Activism
Session 033 PAPERS IN THE ROUND: Imagining the Other: Classroom Exercises for Teaching Social Empathy and the Sociological Imagination
Session 038 Hopeful Interventions in Families
Session 039 CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Dreaming Transformation: How Social and Drug Policies Can Create a Just and Humane Society
Session 041 Migration, Immigration, Community, and Sanctuary Spaces
4:30 PM - 6:10 PM
Session 042 Poverty and the Family: Bringing the Hope Back In
Session 044 Beyond Neoliberalism: Hope, Resistance, and Transformation in the Global South
Session 046 Theorizing Environmental Sociology in the Anthropocene
Session 050 Building Pathways for Social Justice: Investigations into Educational Institutions
Session 051 Arts, Creatives, and Community: Bringing the Hope Back In
Saturday, August 8
8:30 AM - 10:10 AM
Session 054 Counter-Narratives - The Youth and Young Adult Experience of Failure and Success
Session 055 CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Outsider Voices Transforming Education
Session 057 Transnational Mobilization of Hope and Social Change
10:30 AM - 12:10 PM
Session 063 Pedagogies of Liberation: Hope, Imagination and Transformation
Session 066 CRITICAL DIALOGUE: The Crisis of Expert Legitimacy
Session 069 Prevention, Intervention, Resilience: What Works in Reducing Delinquency
Session 073 Trauma, Substance Use, and Recovery
12:30 PM - 2:10 PM
Session 075 The Key to Mentoring
Session 077 PAPERS IN THE ROUND: Toolkits for Social Action and Change: Organizing on Campus, in the Community and Beyond
Session 081 Entrepreneurial Labor: Toward Future Work
Session 085 CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Migrant Families and Dreaming Transformation
Session 086 Gentrification and Community Responses
2:30 PM - 4:10 PM
Session 094 Revisiting the Sociological Imagination: Theory and Practice
Session 097 Race and Community Justice Practices and Policies
Sunday, August 9
8:30 AM - 10:10 AM
Session 103 There is Hope: Advances in Research, Intervention, and Policy regarding Social Determinants of Health
Session 109 Building Pathways for Social Justice: Investigations into Educational Institutions II
10:30 AM - 12:10 PM
Session 115 Green New Deal: Envisioning Transformational Change
Session 117 CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Space, Migration, and the (Trans)Formation of Global Inequality
Session 120 Homelessness, Gentrification, and Racial Futures in the Bay Area
12:30 PM - 2:10 PM
Session 126 Building Hope around Health: Challenges and New Directions
Session 127 Theorizing Transformation II
Session 128 CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Rekindling Hope: Anti-Violence, Restorative Justice, and Criminal Justice Reform
Session 131 CRITICAL DIALOGUE: The End of White World Supremacy: Time for Radical Race, Class, and Gender Transformation
Session 132 Migration, Immigration, Community, and Sanctuary Spaces II
Session 133 Hope and Radical Transformation in Higher Education
2:30 PM - 4:10 PM
Session 140 Shame, Stigma, and Society
4:30 PM - 6:10 PM
Session 148 CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Teaching Hope, Opportunity, and Change-Empowering Faculty and Students through Pedagogy and Practice
Session 151 CRITICAL DIALOGUE: The Feminist Sociological Imagination in Transformation
Session 152 Hope in Housing: Innovative Strategies to Deal with Rent Arrears, Eviction, and Other Housing Issues
Session 154 Drugs and the Sociological Imagination: Implications for Theory and Policy
Special Sessions
Friday, August 7
2:30 PM - 4:10 PM
Session 037 Doing the Work: Avoiding Replicating Systems of Oppression in Academia
4:30 PM - 6:10 PM
Session 043 Demystifying the Publication Process
Session 047 Author Meets Critics: Flatlining: Race, Work, and Health Care in the New Economy
Saturday, August 8
8:30 AM - 10:10 AM
Session 053 #NextGenBlackSoc: Exploring the Research of Emerging Black Sociologists
10:30 AM - 12:10 PM
Session 067 Author Meets Critics: Monica White, Freedom Farmers
2:30 PM - 4:10 PM
Session 088 The Academic Job Market
Session 090 Networking Event: Interdisciplinary Collaboration for Publishing
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM
Session 100 Awards Ceremony
Sunday, August 9
10:30 AM - 12:10 PM
Session 119 Author Meets Critics: You Don't Look Like a Lawyer: Black Women and Systemic Gendered Racism
2:30 PM - 4:10 PM
Session 141 Diversity in Organizations: Going from Well-Meaning to Actual Doing