Fall 2021

September 7 - Welcome Lunch at Mory’s

September 14 - Nina Bandelj, Chancellor’s Professor of Sociology, University of California-Irvine - The Visceral Economy: Market Othering and Economic Marginalization in Postsocialism

September 21 - Patrice Collins, Sociology, Yale University - The Ripple Effect: When the Police Arrest and Incarcerate Poor Black Parents

September 28 -  Angel Parham, Associate Professor, Sociology, University of Virginia - The Lieux de Souvenir as Concept and Method in Comparative Historical Research

October 5 -  Chloe Sariego, Sociology Department, Yale University - Budget IVF: Assessing American Use of Low-Cost IVF across the Politically Contested US-Mexico Border

October 12 -Adam Slez, Assistant Professor, Sociology, University of Virginia - Markets or What? Economic Networks and the Spatial Distribution of Agrarian Activism

October 19 -  Fall Recess

October 26 - Xiaohong Xu, Assistant Professor, Sociology, University of Michigan - The Great Separation: The Chinese Cultural Revolution and the Birth of Ordo-economism

November 2 -  Julia Adams & Rene Almeling, Professors, Sociology, Yale University - Professional Development Workshop: Creating/Updating Your CV + Submitting a Paper to a Conference

November 9 - Anne Taylor, Sociology, Yale University - Reimagining Charisma: Relationality, Ritual and Harry Potter

November 16 -  Nicolás Rudas, Sociology, Yale University - 6,402: State Killings in Colombia and the Construction of Fact-Icons

November 23 - Thanksgiving Break

November 30 -  Willa Sachs, Sociology, Yale University - Victory as a Resource: A New Theoretical Perspective on Social Movement Mobilization

December 7 -  Dolunay Ugur, Sociology, Yale University - Storytelling amidst Numbers: Capturing Impact through Case Studies in International Aid