Opportunities for Exhibiting, Advertising, and Engaging at SSS 2024

Good day SSSers. I would like for you to consider the ways you can make your work, your programs, and your organizations visible at SSS 2024. There are a variety of ways, and, indeed, we are always open to new ideas and working with members, their publishers, and a myriad of organizations. Tabling/Exhibiting/Advertising at SSS … Read more

Call for Editors – Social Currents

Social Currents is seeking a new editor or editorial team to begin a three-year term that will run from July 1, 2024 – June 30, 2027, with the overlapping transition between editorial offices beginning July 1, 2024. This transition period will allow for the new editorial team to learn from the outgoing editorial team. About … Read more

TSS Volume 55, Number 1 is out now!

We are excited to share with you the most recent issue of The Southern Sociologist, the official newsletter of the Southern Sociological Society! In this issue, you’ll find: Importantly, you will also find a call for graduate student editors to support the efforts of putting together this important document several times each year. If you or someone you … Read more

Professional Elevator Pitch Workshop

Join us for a Professional Elevator Pitch Workshop!Organized by the SSS Committee on the Status of Students Tuesday, October 31st from 12:00 – 1:30 p.m. EDT The SSS Committee on the Status of Students has organized a professional development workshop on elevator pitches for graduate student members. In this workshop, led by Dr. Jeffrey M. … Read more

Join Us for a Submission Info Session

SSS 2024 Submission Info Session Tuesday, October 17 4:30 – 5:30 pm EST Are you thinking of submitting an abstract for the SSS 2024 annual meeting in New Orleans? Join Program Co-Chair Hiromi Taniguchi for some tips and insights on choosing a submission type, writing an abstract, and what happens once you submit your abstract. … Read more

Southern Sociological Society Statement in Support of DEI Initiatives

The Southern Sociological Society strongly supports DEI initiatives, including courses, curricula, and other programs that focus on class, race, ethnicity, gender, sexuality, and other forms of inequality, which are key issues within sociology as reflected in our broader society. Recent legislation has banned teachers and scholars, including sociologists, from teaching certain topics at all levels … Read more

SSS 2023 is One Week Away- Here is Everything You Need To Know

Subject: SSS 2023 is One Week Away – Here is Everything You Need To Know To: Everyone From: David L. Brunsma, SSS Executive Officer and Lyla Byers, SSS Assistant Executive Officer How amazing that in just one week we will be gathering in Myrtle Beach, SC for President Earl Wright II’s amazing program: “I Will … Read more

SSS 2023: Final Program Now Available

Dear SSS Members, We are pleased to announce that the SSS 2023 final program is now available on the Annual Conference page of our website! The final program is saved in .pdf format, so it can be searched using the search function (Ctrl+F). There is also a session index in the back of the program. … Read more

SSS 2023 Preliminary Program Now Available!

SSSers- We are excited to announce that the preliminary program is now available on the SSS website! You can view it by clicking here. We would like to take this opportunity to thank the members of the SSS Program Committee for their hard work on pulling together this program. It takes a SSS community to … Read more

Happy New Year SSS!

Acceptance Emails, Memberships, and Booking Your Room for SSS 2023 Dear SSS Members, 2023 is upon us! Happy New Year! The new membership year began on January 1st, 2023. As such, it is now time for you to renew your membership for 2023 membership cycle. SSS membership is crucial to the running of the society. … Read more