American Sociological Association

Section on Community and Urban Sociology

CUSS Website and Newsletter

The Community and Urban Sociology Section has an external website located at

On the website you can find the CUSS Newsletter archive, which is published three times each year.  The newsletter includes invited feature articles, announcement of CUSS events, recent publications by section members, and more. The first CUSS newsletter appeared in 1972, mimeographed and sent by mail to section members.  The first on-line version of the newsletter dates from the Summer 2003 issue.  The "modern look" of the Newsletter dates from the first issue of Volume 20 in the Spring/Summer of 2008.  The CUSS Newsletter is edited by William Holt at Birmingham-Southern College.  You can contact him at about submitting articles or news items and announcements.

In addition to the CUSS Newsletter, section announcements, calls for papers, and section member interviews are hosted on the externa site.