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Plenary Session Features President Burawoy’s Address and Honors 2004 Award Recipients

On Sunday, August 15, at 4:30 pm, ASA members will celebrate the presentation of the eight major ASA awards to colleagues who have done outstanding sociological work.

ASA Awards Ceremony and Presidential Address
Sunday, August 15, 4:30-6:15 pm
Presider: Bernice Pescosolido, Indiana University
Moment of Remembrance

In Remembrance
At the beginning of the Presidential Plenary, there will be a “Moment of Silence” to remember those members of the profession who died during the past year. Names submitted to Footnotes since last year’s Annual Meeting will be listed in the Final Program. If you know of names that should be on this list but may not have been sent to ASA, please contact ASA Meeting Services (202-383-9005, x309;

Award Ceremony
Presider: Victor Nee, Cornell University
2004 Dissertation Award
2004 Jessie Bernard Award
2004 DuBois-Johnson-Frazier Award
2004 Award for Public Understanding of Sociology
2004 Distinguished Career Award for the Practice of Sociology
2004 Distinguished Contributions to Teaching Award
2004 Distinguished Scholarly Publication Award
2004 Career of Distinguished Scholarship Award

Presidential Address
Presider: Bernice Pescosolido, Indiana University
Presidential Address: Public Sociologies for New Century. Michael Burawoy, University of California-Berkeley

All attendees are invited to this plenary session and to the Honorary Reception afterwards to honor President Burawoy and the 2004 award recipients.