The Canadian Sociological Association conference highlights current issues from a sociological perspective. Expect scholarly debates on a variety of topics ranging from the theoretical to the political. The following list of plenaries are scheduled for Congress 2017 at Ryerson University.
Additional plenaries such as “Big Thinking” lectures will also be held during Congress. See the Congress website for further details.
Conference Opening Ceremony: formal acknowledgments and recognition of Dish with One Spoon TerritoryPanels and Plenary
Waabaakakakzhe zhaashkeezhgokwe /White Raven Woman with Turquoise eyes Amy Desjarlais Wasauksing First Nation Ojibway/Potowottomi Anishinawbe Nation Amy currently works at Ryerson University as the FNTI Coordinator of the Bachelor of … Read more
“Of course, there are conflicting theories among us, but we do theorize. But it appears that we may still be considered more as storytelling peoples or cultural or victim/trauma informants, … Read more
This session highlights the different types of work sociologists do in government, the private sector, and non-governmental organizations. Panelists in this session will share how they use their sociological training … Read more
This panel examines three themes (urban education, First Nations, Métis, and Inuit youth, and the Truth & Reconciliation Commission’s Calls to Action) and examines how researchers in the social science, … Read more