SSSP 2019 Annual Meeting

Date: Saturday, August 10

Time: 2:30 PM - 4:10 PM

Session 106: Black Radical Sociology
Room: Fifth Avenue Suite

Sponsor: Racial and Ethnic Minorities

Organizers: Orly Clerge, University of California, Davis
Jose Itzigsohn, Brown University

Presider: Orly Clerge, University of California, Davis

Discussant: Deirdre Royster, New York University

Papers:

“Examining White Oppression in Everyday Life: Connecting Macro, Meso, and Micro Racial Theory and Conceptualizing White Teamwork and the Unity in White Racism,” Daniel J. Delgado, Texas A&M University-San Antonio and Frank J. Ortega, Diablo Valley College

“The Occlusion of Empire in the Race vs Class Inequality Debate: A Case Study of the Narrowing of Black Marxist Thought in the Sociology of Race,” Julia C. Bates, Sacred Heart University

“The Social Darwinism of Diversity Initiatives: Tracing the Troubled Lineage from Eugenics to the Neoliberal University,” Juliet R. Kunkel and Rachel D. Roberson, University of California, Berkeley

“The Sociological Dream: Reconstructed Pasts and Speculative Futures in W. E. B. Du Bois’s Black Flame Trilogy,” Freeden Blume Oeur, Tufts University