Events & Colloquium

The Emory S. Bogardus Research Colloquium Series meets in "the Sociology Center" - HSH 201- unless otherwise noted.


  Andreas WimmerHughes-Rogers Professor of Sociology and Faculty Associate in Politics, Princeton University

 "Is diversity detrimental? Ethnic fractionalization, public goods provision, and the historical legacies of stateness

 Friday, January 30th -- HSH 201, 1:30-3:00pm

 Refreshments will be provided. 



Also in Spring: 

Friday, February 27th

Jonathan Metzl,Frederick B. Rentschler II Professor of Sociology and Medicine, Health, and Society; Director, Center for Medicine, Health, and Society;Professor of Psychiatry -- Vanderbilt University

HSH 201 -- 1:30-3:00pm 


Friday, April 24th 

Victoria Pitts-Taylor, Professor of Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Wesleyan University 

HSH 201 -- 1:30-3:00pm 


FALL 2014

 David Frank, Professor and Chair of Sociology, University of California, Irvine 

 "The Social Foundations of Law: Cross-National Variations in the Criminal Regualation of Sex, 1965 to 2005

 Friday, November 21st -- HSH 201, 1:30-3:00pm 

 Refreshments will be provided. 




 Fabio Rojas, Professor of Sociology, University of Indiana, Bloomington 

 "The Four Histories of Black Power: A Sociological Challenge to Black Power History" 

 Friday, October 24th 

 HSH 201, 1:30-3:00pm 

 Refreshments provided. 



Camille Gear Rich, USC Professor of Law and Sociology 

“Elective Race: Recognizing Race Discrimination in the Era of Racial Self-Identification”

Friday, September 26th, 2014 

HSH 201, 1:30pm-3:00pm

Reception: Moreton Fig, 3:00-4:30pm 

  • Sociology
  • 851 Downey Way
  • HSH 314
  • Los Angeles, CA 90089-1059