SSSP 2019 Annual Meeting

Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 12:30 PM - 2:10 PM


Session 143: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Community-based Ethnographies
Room: Broadway Suite

Sponsors: Community Research and Development
Institutional Ethnography
Social Problems Theory

Organizer &

Facilitator: Colin Hastings, York University


“‘Lock This Whore Up’: Information Converging to Circumscribe and Incapacitate Threats to Public Safety in the Canadian Context of HIV Criminalisation,” Alexander McClelland, Concordia University

“Ethnographies of Activism and Political Activist Ethnography: Tools for Community-based Research,” Devin Clancy, York University

“Gardening and Education for Social Ills,” Mitchell McLarnon-Silk, McGill University

“Institutional Ethnographies of and in Community-based Research,” Naomi Nichols, McGill University and Shivaani Selvaraj, Penn State University

“Institutional Ethnography as a Framework for Community-based Indigenous Research,” Annelies E. Cooper, York University

“Relationships and Power: Building an Ethical Framework for Research with and as the Homelessness ‘Community’,” Jayne Malenfant, McGill University

“The Hidden Power Structures of America’s Largest Trade Gateway,” Emily H.A. Yen, Trinity College

“Volunteer Work as Moral and Emotional Labour among Newcomer Mothers in Canada,” Camilla Nordberg, Åbo Akademi University, Finland