October 2023 News

Graduate Student Anne Taylor wins 2023 British Sociological Association's Sage Prize for Innovation and Excellence

Tue, 10/24/2023
Anne Taylor is the winner of the 2023 British Sociological Association’s Sage Prize for Innovation and Excellence for her paper, “Audience Agency in Social Performance,” published last year in Cultural Sociology. Her paper was selected out of the 24 articles published in 2022 in the journal, Read more...

Yale News Interviews Alka Menon on new book Refashioning Race

Thu, 10/05/2023
In an interview, Yale sociologist Alka Menon discusses her new book, which offers an international perspective on how plastic surgeons respond to — and influence — racialized standards of beauty. Read more...

Yale News reports on Rene Almeling's research on Metaphors for Human Fertilization

Thu, 10/05/2023
Metaphors for human fertilization are evolving, study shows