Spring 2018 Schedule

 

Culture and Social Analysis Workshop (Sociology 304)

Department of Sociology, Harvard University

 

Thursday 12:00-2:00pm, William James Hall 450 

SPRING 2018 SCHEDULE

Course Website: http://cultureworkshop.sociology.fas.harvard.edu/

List subscription: https://lists.fas.harvard.edu/mailman/listinfo/culture-workshop-list 

 

February 6th

Tom Wooten, Doctoral Student in Sociology, Harvard University

Presentation Title: Gun Violence and Social Isolation in New Orleans

 

February 20th

Derek Robey, Doctoral Student in Sociology, Harvard University

Presentation Title: Visibly Disconnected or Invisibly Connected: The Cases of Atheist and Muslim Stigmatization

 

Hanna Katz, Doctoral Student in Sociology, Harvard University

Presentation Title: Towards a Less Lethal Policing - Departmental Variation in Police Officers' Use of Deadly Force

 

March 20th

Robert Putnam, Peter and Isabel Malkin Professor of Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School

Presentation Title: How Did We Get Here? Social Change in America, 1900-2020

 

April 3rd

Fabien Accominotti, Assistant Professor of Sociology, London School of Economics

Presentation Title: Consecration as Population-Level Phenomenon

 

April 17th

Natasha Warikoo, Associate Professor of Education, Harvard Graduate School of Education

Presentation Title: Cultivation of Natural Talent Versus Growth Mindset - Two Forms of Concerted Cultivation Among White and Asian American Suburban Professionals

 

May 1st

Jal Mehta, Associate Professor of Education, Harvard Graduate School of Education

Scott Davies, Professor in the Department of Leadership, Higher and Adult Education, University of Toronto

Presentation Title: Education in a New Society - Renewing the Sociology of Education