SSSP 2019 Annual Meeting

Date: Saturday, August 10

Time: 12:30 PM - 2:10 PM

Session 093: Activist Professionals: Leveraging Expertise to Create Change
Room: Lexington Suite

Sponsor: Program Committee

Organizers: Matthew Rowe, University of Colorado Boulder
Joris Gjata, University of Colorado Boulder
Shawhin Roudbari, University of Colorado Boulder

Presider: Shawhin Roudbari, University of Colorado Boulder

Discussants: Joris Gjata, University of Colorado Boulder
Matthew Rowe, University of Colorado Boulder

Papers:

“‘Professional Movements’ and the Politics of Health Reform at Home and Abroad,” Joseph Harris, Boston University

“Beyond the American Institute of Architects,” Peggy Deamer, Yale University

“Black Power Law: The Courtroom as a Site of Resistance,” Joyce Bell, University of Minnesota

“You Say You Want a Revolution: The NSF and the Shift from Engineering Activism to Expert Changemaking,” Matthew Wisnioski, Annie Y. Patrick and Lisa D. McNair, Virginia Tech