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Date: 11/9/2021
Subject: TASA Thematic Week: Program & Book of Abstracts
From: TASA

Dear ~~first_name~~,
Not long now until TASA Thematic Week (#TASA2021)!  TASA Thematic Week has many features of our in-person conference and more including:
  • Postgraduate Day (Monday 22 November);
  • Professoriate Meeting (Monday 22 November);
  • Networking session (meet fellow sociologists) (Tuesday 23 November);
  • Presidential address (Tuesday 23 November);
  • Prize Presentations (Tuesday 23 November);
  • Annual General Meeting (Tuesday 23 November);
  • Acknowledgement of Country (featuring a complication of Acknowledgement of Country videos from TASA members) (Wednesday 24 November);
  • Keynote Presentations from A/Prof Christy Newman (Wednesday 24 November) and A/Prof Farida Fozdar (Friday 26 November);
  • Plenary session on “Working beyond academia in and outside of universities” (Thursday 25 November);
  • Networking opportunities for higher degree research students, early career researchers, independent researchers, mid-career researchers, and those who are precariously employed (Wednesday 24 November); and
  • TASA Thematic Group meetings (Wednesday 24 November and Friday 26 November).
In addition, during #TASA2021, there will be:
  • Six panel sessions; and
  • Twenty concurrent paper presentation sessions.
There is also a special tribute to Emeritus Professor Gary Bouma, who died at age 79 during 2021. This tribute – scheduled for Wednesday 24 November at 9:10am – marks Professor Bouma’s significant contributions to sociology including as a mentor.  
Further details on all the features of #TASA2021 can be found in the program overview and the book of abstracts
Click here to register for TASA Thematic Week

I look forward to seeing you there!

Peta Cook
TASA Vice-President
Convener – TASA Thematic Week

TASA Thematic Week
Dr Peta Cook
TASA Vice-President
University of Tasmania