News and Updates
CALL FOR ABSTRACTS!
Thomas DeGloma (President of the Society for the Study of Symbolic Interaction and Associate Professor at Hunter College and the Graduate Center, CUNY) and I are co-chairing the Program Committee for an ASA 2018 Pre-conference hosted by SSSI: “The Roots and Branches of Interpretive Sociology: Cultural, Pragmatist, and Psychosocial Approaches.” It will be held Aug. 10-11, 2018, in downtown Philadelphia. Abstracts are due by March 1, and the call will be posted here very soon.
RECENT CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS
- October 2017: "Public Perceptions of Serial Murder and Serial Killers," presented at the Boston College-Northeastern University Homicide Forum, Boston
- September 2017: "The Appeal of Cinematic Violence: Effects of Age, Gender, and Torture,” presented at the second-annual WCU Department of Anthropology & Sociology Symposium Series: Conversations on Social and Human Inquiry, West Chester, PA.
- August 2017: “News Values and U.S. Active-Shooter Cases, 2000-2013,” presented as part of the Media Sociology Pre-conference at the annual meeting of the American Sociological Association, Montreal.