American Sociological Association

ASA Footnotes

A publication of the American Sociological AssociationASA News & Events
November/December 2018

The Society for the Study of Social Problems

The Society for the Study of Social Problems (SSSP) invites submissions for the 69th Annual Meeting, August 9-11, 2019, at the Roosevelt Hotel in New York City, NY. The program theme selected by President Nancy J. Mezey is “Illuminating the SOCIAL in Social Problems.” SSSP is an interdisciplinary community of scholars, practitioners, advocates, and students interested in the application of critical, scientific, and humanistic perspectives to the study of vital social problems. If you are involved in scholarship or action in pursuit of a just society nationally or internationally, you belong in the SSSP. The submission deadline is January 31, 2019. Contact: For more information, visit

August 9, 2019 to August 11, 2019