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W.J. Wilson Symposium in Sociology Keynote Address

November 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Picture of Elija AndersonElijah Anderson, the William K. Lanman Jr. professor of Sociology at Yale University and a leading urban ethnographer, will present the keynote address for the 2017 William Julius Wilson Symposium in Sociology.

Anderson’s award-winning publications include Code of the Street: Decency, Violence, and the Moral Life of the Inner City (1999); Streetwise: Race, Class, and Change in an Urban Community (1990); and A Place on the Corner (1978; 2nd ed., 2003). His most recent ethnographic work, The Cosmopolitan Canopy: Race and Civility in Everyday Life, was published by WW Norton in 2011.

Presentation title & location TBA – please check the WJ Wilson Symposium website for updates. Read about Dr. Anderson’s research on his his website.


November 8
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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