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Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences

Departmental Seminar

Sociology Department

Throughout the academic year, the Sociology Department hosts a seminar series featuring research work by our faculty, our advanced Ph.D. students, and by other prominent scholars in the field. This page lists the seminars held in the current academic year. If you are interested in attending a seminar, please email sociology@bc.edu in advance.

The Sociology Seminar Series is supported by a generous grant from the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences.

Abstracts and posters from earlier departmental seminars.

 

Wednesday, September 14

Smitha Radhakrishnan
Wellesley College
Title: Tracing Microfinancial Value Chains: Banking on the Poor in the Global Financial System
ILA conference room
12:00 - 1:30 p.m.

Wednesday, September 28

Bruce Carruthers
Northwestern University
Title: Contracts, Clauses, and Credit Ratings: Distributed Governance in Global Finance
ILA conference room
12:00 - 1:30 p.m.

Monday, October 17

Nitsan Chorev
Brown University
Title: Transnational Origins of Local Production: Making Medicines in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania
ILA conference room
12:00 - 1:30 p.m.

Wednesday, November 9

Phil Brown
Northeastern University
Title: Post-Belmont Research Ethics: Reporting Personal Exposure Data to Participants
ILA conference room
12:00 - 1:30 p.m.

Wednesday, March 15

Carrie Shandra and John Shandra
Stony Brook University
Title: TBA
ILA conference room
12:00 - 1:30 p.m.

Wednesday, March 22

Thomas Dietz
Michigan State University
Title: TBA
ILA conference room
12:00 - 1:30 p.m.

Wednesday, April 5

Oyeronke Oyewumi
Stony Brook University
Title: TBA
ILA conference room
12:00 - 1:30 p.m.

Wednesday, April 19

James Manigault-Bryant
Williams College
Title: TBA
ILA conference room
12:00 - 1:30 p.m.

Wednesday, April 26

Zophia Edwards
Providence College
Title: TBA
ILA conference room
12:00 - 1:30 p.m.