Join us for the Annual Meeting in Montreal!
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Join us for the Annual Meeting in Montreal!

The 2017 ASA Annual Meeting Schedule is now available. Our section day is Saturday August 12 . The first event is a paper presentation session: 064. Section on Consumers and Consumption. Race, Ethnicity and Inequality in Consumer Culture Palais des congrès de Montréal, 512C Session Organizer: Juliet B. Schor, Boston College Black American Dreams: An … Continue reading

CFP: Mediating Cultural Work
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CFP: Mediating Cultural Work

Mediating Cultural Work: Texts, Objects and Politics Conference of the CAMEo Research Institute for Cultural and Media Economies 6-8 September 2017, Stamford Court, University of Leicester, UK Keynote Speakers: Angela McRobbie (Goldsmiths) author of ‘Be Creative’ Jack Linchuan Qiu (Chinese University of Hong Kong) author of ‘Goodbye iSlave’ John Beck (Westminster) & Matthew Cornford (Brighton) co-authors … Continue reading

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CFP: CONSUMERS AND CONSUMPTION @ YALE

CONSUMERS AND CONSUMPTION @ YALE March 31st, 2017 9am – 7.30pm *DEADLINE EXTENDED to DECEMBER 22, 2016* CALL FOR PAPERS FROM ADVANCED DOCTORAL STUDENTS & JUNIOR FACULTY The Consumers and Consumption @ Yale Symposium is a one-day event bringing together a pan-disciplinary group of researchers studying consumption, consumers, and markets. Background: Hosted by the Yale … Continue reading

CFP: Food in Social Life
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CFP: Food in Social Life

Food in Social Life: A Mini-Conference on the Sociology of Food 2017 ESS Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, February 23-26 Sociologists are increasingly exploring “foodways,” food habits, and institutions from production through consumption.  The scholarly study of food invokes issues of gender, class, labor, and cultural/ethnic identities, and using food as a lens helps us understand these … Continue reading