Wednesday, August 8, 2018

The Summer 2018 Newsletter is Now Available!

The Summer 2018 edition of our ASA section newsletter is now available to view and download here. We look forward to seeing you in Philadelphia soon!

In this issue:

  • A message from co-chairs Ken Liberman and Aug Nishizaka, including the results of our latest election. Please welcome incoming co-chairs Anne Warfield Rawls and Morana Ala─Ź!
  • Our 2018 award winners, including Charles Goodwin for the EMCA Garfinkel-Sacks Award for Distinguished Scholarship; Kevin A. Whitehead and Edward Reynolds, for the EMCA Best Paper Award; Amanda McArthur for the EMCA Graduate Student Paper Award; and Darin Weinberg for the Melvin Pollner (1940-2007) Prize in Ethnomethodology. Read the statements from our awards committees and find links to the recognized papers and books.
  • Some remarks on Doug Maynard's 2018 Cooley-Mead Award.
  • Patrick Watson's report on the New Directions in Ethnomethodology Workshop.
The newsletter is also more interactive than usual. If you would like to email someone, click on their address. If you want to jump to a page from the table of contents, click on the page or the item. And if you want to pull up our section's award-winning papers and books, click through to them.

Enjoy! And remember: contact newsletter editor Don Everhart if you would like to be featured in the next edition. His email is enclosed in the newsletter. We welcome announcements, reports, graduate student profiles, and all your EMCA news.