Fall 2019 Schedule

Culture and Social Analysis Workshop

Department of Sociology, Harvard University

12:00-1:30pm, William James Hall 450


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September 10 

Jared Schachner, Doctoral Student in Sociology, Harvard University

How Educational Choice Reshapes Residential Segregation's Causes and Consequences: Evidence from Los Angeles County


September 24

Anna Skarpelis, Postdoctoral Fellow, Weatherhead Center for International Affairs

Racial Architectures: A Comparative Cultural Sociological Way of Tracking Racially Supremacist State Practice Over Time


October 8

Paige Sweet, Postdoctoral Fellow, Inequality in America Initiative, Harvard University

Paradoxes of Survivorhood: Becoming Legible after Domestic Violence


October 22

Gad Yair, Professor or Sociology, Hebrew University

Ice and Fire: Culture, Intellectual Style and Emotions in German and Israeli Science

Tom Wooten, Doctoral Student in Sociology, Harvard University

The Effort Paradox: An Ethnography of Trying and Failing to Get Ahead in the Transition to Adulthood


November 5

Bernice Pescosolido, Distinguished Professor of Sociology, Indiana University

Sameness and Suicide: Challenging the Sociological Malaise in Suicide Research


November 19

Kristina Simonsen, Assistant Professor of Sociology, Aarhus University

Moralized Political Messages and Attitudes Toward Immigrants

Maleah Fekete, Doctoral Student in Sociology, Harvard University

The Changing Bargain Between the Sexes: Romance Reading in 1980 and 2016