Sociology Colloquium 2016-2017


*Wednesdays 12:00-1:20 p.m.

(210 Prospect Street, Room 203)

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Thursday, September 14, 2017

Redefining the Color Line: Mexicans, Europeans and the Boundaries of Whiteness, 1890-1945

Cybelle Fox

UC Berkeley

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Divided Fates: The State, Race, and Korean immigrants’ Adaptation in Japan and the United States

Kazuko Suzuki

Texas A&M University

Thursday, november 9, 2017

Speaker Series on Health and Medicine 

Jennifer Nazareno

Brown University 

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Under the Cover: The Creation, Production, and Reception of a Novel

Clayton Childress

University of Toronto

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

The Many Gifts of Status

Balaza Kovacs

Yale University 

WEDNESDAY, October 26, 2016

Submissive Civility as a Citizen Response to Excessive Surveillance in an Urban Black Community.

Waverly Duck

University of Pittsburgh


Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City

Matthew Desmond

Harvard University

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Race for Cures: Rethinking the Racial Logics of ‘Difference’ in the Life Sciences

Ruha Benjamin

Princeton University