Events

Upcoming Events

Indigenous-Settler Alliances and the Strategic Use of Rights Framing to Ignite Change

Conference Highlights, Panels and Plenary

Simultaneous translation in French This panel examines the role of Indigenous-settler alliances in sparking and sustaining meaningful social change. Drawing on a SSHRC-funded project on long-term alliances, our multidisciplinary research … Read more Indigenous-Settler Alliances and the Strategic Use of Rights Framing to Ignite Change

Intergenerational Critical Feminist Conversations: Reflecting on the Past, Present, and Future of Feminist Sociology

Conference Highlights, Panels and Plenary

Through an emphasis on challenging Eurocentric feminist thinking, this panel will feature multigenerational conversations around the challenges–past, present, and future–facing those engaged in applying and working with critical feminist intersectionalities, … Read more Intergenerational Critical Feminist Conversations: Reflecting on the Past, Present, and Future of Feminist Sociology

Global Public Sociology and Theorizing Emotions: The Greatness and Limitations of Erich Fromm’s Sociology

Conference Highlights, Panels and Plenary

Since Buroway’s 2005 American Sociological Association presidential address, great attention and energy has focused on Public Sociology. Building on the theme of this year’s Meeting—how to ignite change through sociology—this … Read more Global Public Sociology and Theorizing Emotions: The Greatness and Limitations of Erich Fromm’s Sociology

Sociology and the Internationalization of Canadian Higher Education

Conference Highlights, Panels and Plenary

Published in the September/October 2021 issue of The Walrus, “The Shadowy Business of International Education” by journalist Nicholas Hune-Brown introduced a mainstream audience to the precarious status of international students … Read more Sociology and the Internationalization of Canadian Higher Education

“It Changed Every Part of My Life”: Harassment and Violence in Canadian Workplaces

Conference Highlights, Panels and Plenary

Notwithstanding decades of research and advocacy, changes in federal and provincial legislation across Canada, and social movements such as #MeToo and #TimesUp catapulting workplace harassment and violence into the media … Read more “It Changed Every Part of My Life”: Harassment and Violence in Canadian Workplaces