SSSP 2019 Annual Meeting

Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 2:30 PM - 4:10 PM

Session 156: Poverty, Debt, and Inequality
Room: East End Suite

Sponsor: Poverty, Class, and Inequality

Organizer: Michael D. Sousa, University of Denver

Presider &

Discussant: To Be Announced, TBD


“Discourses of Poverty: Variations in How Community-based Organizations Understand, Talk about, and Seek to Address Poverty,” Sara E. Terrana, Adelphi University and Rachel Wells, University of California, Los Angeles

“Du Bois, Race, Gender, and Persistent Wealth Inequality: Black Sociology for the 21st Century,” Maretta McDonald and Lori Latrice Martin, Louisiana State University

“The Homelessness Safety Net: Failing at Every Level,” Beth Frankel Merenstein, Central Connecticut State University