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: Sara E. Terrana, Adelphi University


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

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

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