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Colloquium Seminar on Sociological Issues - Spring 2012

Spring 2012 Colloquia

All colloquia are held in DYN 400 3:30-5:30 pm with reception to follow *unless otherwise noted.

Schedule subject to change.  
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February 9

Reserved for Professional Workshop

February 16

Brad Wilcox, Associate Professor, UVA, Department of Sociology
"When Marriage Disappears: Why Marriage is Disappearing in Middle America, and Why It Matters"

February 23

Alon Confino, Professor, UVA, Department of History
"A World Without Jews: Nazi Germany, Representations of the Past, and the Holocaust" 


March 15

Mary Patillo, Professor, Northwestern University, Department of Sociology & African-American Studies
*co-sponsored by Carter Woodson Center
Location: Rouss 403, with reception to follow in Minor Hall Lobby

March 22

Reserved for Professional Workshop

March 29

Linda Blum, Associate Professor, Northeastern University, Department of Sociology
"'Not Some Big, Huge, Racial-Type Thing, But . . .' : Mothering Children of Color with Invisible Disabilities in the Age of Neuroscience"


April 12 (**Note, this date has changed)

Stephen Vaisey, Assistant Professor, Duke University, Department of Sociology

"Cultural Depth and Social Change"

April 19

Master's Colloquium 1
*no reception to follow

April 26

Master's Colloquium 2