Consumers and Consumption Section Call for Awards Nominees



ASA Sociology of Consumers and Consumption Section Student Paper Award

2015: Hyde, Zachary “Omnivorous Gentrification: Restaurant Reviews and Neighborhood
Change in the Downtown Eastside of Vancouver,” City and Community 13, 4 (2014): 341-359).

2014: Janet Lorenzen, Rutgers University, “Challenges to Reducing Consumption: Social Connections and the Problem of Gift Giving.”

2013:  Kjerstin Gruys, University of California, Los Angeles. "Does This Make Me Look Fat? Aesthetic Labor and Fat Talk as Emotional Labor in a Women's Plus-Size Clothing Store."

The Section on Consumers and Consumption Distinguished Scholarly Publication Award

2015: Erin Metz McDonnell“Budgetary Units: A Weberian Approach to Consumption,” The American Journal of Sociology 119, 2 (2013): 307-350.