Call for Session Proposals and Papers: California Sociological Association, Nov. 9-10, 2018

California Sociological Association 2018 Annual Meeting

Mission Inn — Riverside, November 9-10, 2018

It’s not too early to make your reservation at the Mission Inn.   To make your reservation, call the Mission Inn at 800-843-7755 and tell them you will be attending the California Sociological Association conference on November 9-10.  The conference rate is $165 for one or two people.  The conference rate is good for ThursdayFriday, and/or Saturday nights.  Please try to stay at the conference hotel We guarantee a block of rooms and we have to pay a penalty if we don’t make our guarantee.
The Mission Inn will charge your credit card for the first night of your stay.  If you should need to cancel or change your reservation, you must do so at least 48 hours in advance to avoid cancellation charges.  The deadline for making your hotel reservation is October 18.

Call for Session Proposals–Send proposals for sessions and panels to Elvia Ramirez, CSU Sacramento,

Preliminary list of sessions –More sessions will be added later.  Please consider presenting your work at our conference.  Send your abstract directly to the session organizer.  If your paper doesn’t fit in any of the sessions, send it to our program chair, Elvia Ramirez (,and she will find a home for it.

Global Social Change Christopher Chase-Dunn
Student Research Session Hernan Ramirez
Food, Identity, and Labor Sara Bruene
What About Us? Adjunct Faculty on College Campuses Marie Nubia-Feliciano
Indigenous Peoples: Historical Perspectives, Contemporary Realities, & Future Trajectories Levin Welch
Social Movements Timothy Kubal
Political Ideologies and Social Activism Ed Clarke
Labor, Exploitation, and Working Class Resistance Ellen Reese
Community and Identity Thea Alvarado
Environmental Sociology Nayla Huq
The Media: Sensationalism at an All Time High Tonmar Johnson
Ethnic Identity, Resilience, and Resistance Edwin Lopez
This is America: White Supremacy, The Media, and Modern Racism Jared Weissman
Teaching in Higher Education and Social Change Corina Diaz
Undergraduate Research and Social Change Corina Diaz
Policing Citizenship Along the U.S.-Mexico Border Heidy Sarabia
Immigrant Inclusion and Exclusion in the U.S. Heidy Sarabia
Advances in Microsociology and Social Psychology Michael Carter
Sexual Harassment and Political Activity Ed Clarke
Social Science and Globalization (Graduate Student Roundtable-A) Jose Munoz
Social Science and Globalization (Graduate Student Roundtable-B) Jose Munoz
Intermediated Relationships Michael Nitzani
Pedagogical Practices for Sociology Anne Marenco
Deviant Subcultures Emily E. Prior
Latina Experiences in the Academy Elvia Ramirez
Current Issues in Latino Research Alicia Gonzales
Making Sociology Matter (Graduate Student Session) Alicia Gonzales
Race Matters (Graduate Student Session) Alicia Gonzales
Undergraduate Research Alicia Gonzales
Sociological Theory Frank Roberts




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