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Presidential Plenary and Major Plenary Sessions Focus on Cities

Presidential Plenary
Presidential Address
Sunday, August 19, 4:30-6:10 p.m.
Douglas S. Massey, University of Pennsylvania

Major Plenary Sessions Focus on Cities

  • Cities of the Future: From Chicago to LA
    Saturday, August 18, 4:30-6:15 p.m.

    Presider: Darnell Hunt, University of Southern California

    John Logan, University at Albany—Something Old, Something New.

    Michael Dear, University of Southern California — The Place of Post-Modern Urbanism.

    Discussant: Robert Park, University of Chicago

  • The Political Disenfranchisement of Urban America
    Monday, August 20, 12:30-2:15 p.m.

    Presider: Chandler Davidson, Rice University

    Raymond Wolfinger, University of California, Berkeley— Who Votes? Who Doesn’t? Can Turnout Be Increased?

    Keith Reeves, Harvard University— Fractured Franchise: Felony Disenfranchisement in Urban America.

    Pamela Karlan, Stanford University— The Political Thicket in the Age of Bushes.