Society for Socialist Studies Errol Sharpe Book Prize As a tribute to the robust scholarship undertaken by its members and to recognize their publication achievements, the Society for Socialist Studies […]
The 2016 Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences will be held at the University of Calgary on Treaty 7 territory in Alberta. Society for Socialist Studies sessions will take place from May 31 to June 3.
The theme of the Conference is ‘Energizing Class Struggles: Race, Gender and Colonialism.’ Click here to read the full Call for Papers.
If you wish to submit a proposal for a paper, please go to our conference website by clicking here.
The ‘submit an abstract’ button is under the first paragraph. You will first be asked to register, with a user name and password (of your creation). Then, choose the ‘conference track’ (i.e., session) best suited to your paper. If your paper does not seem to fit into any of the listed sessions, choose the track, ‘General Paper’, and we will try to find a place for it.
Paper titles and abstracts (maximum of 100 words) should be submitted before Friday, January 29, 2016.
For general information on Congress 2016, see:
Some funding will also be available for travel grants. Given our limited resources, we will give priority to applications from low-income individuals, students and contract faculty (particularly those without access to other funds from their universities).
“Red Capital: A Critique of Settler Political Economy” The Keynote Address for this year’s Society for Socialist Studies conference will be given by Glen Coulthard (PhD – University of Victoria). […]
Jerome Klassen wins Errol Sharpe Book Prize OTTAWA — The Society for Socialist Studies is thrilled to announce that Jerome Klassen has been awarded the first annual Errol Sharpe book […]
Being the president of many academic associations is a difficult and even rather onerous job. This is very definitely not the case for the SSS. Many learned society presidents are […]
I am pleased to announce the final issue of Socialist Studies under my editorship. Titled “Feminism and New Socialisms,” it is now available online at: http://socialiststudies.com/ Socialist Studies is in […]
Below is the recently-posted review of Socialist Studies by Harvard University research librarian Cheryl LaGuardia. Thank you to all whose contributions are making the journal an increasingly visible and important […]
The Winter Issue of Socialist Studies/Etudes Socialistes is now out at www.socialiststudies.com. The special issue is ”On Pacification,” guest edited by Mark Neocleous and George Rigakos. Articles describe, analyse and […]
In attendance: Debbie Dergousoff; David Huxtable; Ben Levy; Bill Pelz; Jean Chapman; Robert McGray; Thom Workman; Greg Albo; Errol Sharpe; Wayne Antony; Elaine Coburn; Ingo Schmidt; Bill Carroll; Danny Goldstick; […]
Shortly after the 2013 General Meeting in Victoria, the Executive began a discussion on the decline in annual memberships. It appears that memberships are very closely attached to participation in […]
Dear friends, Once again, I am asking people to make a donation to the Society and its Ryerson Fund. One of the most important contributions of the Society for Socialist […]
The Society for Socialist Studies is renewing, rebuilding and reaching out! It’s time for the many scholars and activists who have affinities for Socialist Studies but who do not belong, […]
We are pleased to announce the latest issue of Socialist Studies/Etudes Socialistes: www.socialiststudies.com The beautiful cover art has been donated by Metis visual artist Christi Belcourt (www.christibelcourt.com). The issue features […]
A Community Workshop organized by the Canadian Committee on Labour History Fresh on the heels of the BC provincial election, this workshop brings together activists and academics to consider the […]
CALL FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST TO EDIT THE SOCIETY FOR SOCIALIST STUDIES JOURNAL Socialist Studies/Etudes Socialistes DEADLINE FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST: November 30, 2013. The Society for Socialist Studies invites […]
Society for Socialist Studies Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences University of Victoria June 5 – June 8, 2013 SSS Program 2013 (Word document) Includes schedule, room locations, presenters, […]
Registration for Congress and the Society for Socialist Studies conference To attend or participate in our conference (June 5-8 at the University of Victoria), you must register for Congress itself […]
The deadline for Travel Grant Applications is March 31. If you’re presenting a paper with Socialist Studies at Congress 2013 in Victoria and you’re a low-income individual and/or a student […]