W.J. Wilson Symposium in Sociology Keynote Address
November 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Elijah 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.