SSSP 2019 Annual Meeting

Date: Saturday, August 10

Time: 2:30 PM - 4:10 PM

Session 101: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: Trauma, Transience, and Transformation: Community-Engaged Partnerships for Change
Room: Promenade Suite

Sponsors: Community Research and Development
Teaching Social Problems

Organizer &

Presider: Sarah E. Stanlick, Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Description:  This session will focus on community partnerships around complex social issues with a bias towards action and positive social change.


“Hidden Communities: Friendship as a Form of Resistance in Prison,” Sheri-Lynn S. Kurisu, California State University, San Marcos

“Research Oriented, Community-university Partnership: Point-in-time Count of People Experiencing Homelessness in Sacramento County,” Arturo Baiocchi, Susanna Curry and Ethan J. Evans, California State University, Sacramento

“A Social Network Analysis of Muslim-led Groups in the Triangle Area of North Carolina,” Lela S. Ali, Duke University

“Community-based Research on the Impact of a Transitional Housing Program Serving for Homeless Veterans,” Mieko Yamada, Purdue University Fort Wayne

“Fighting Anti-homeless Laws through Participatory Action Research: Lessons from the San Francisco Coalition on Homelessness Study,” Chris Herring, University of California, Berkeley and Dilara Yarbrough, San Francisco State University