Professor Ashley Mears Gives Keynote Speech at the 16th Annual Chicago Ethnography Conference

in Faculty, News
March 19th, 2014

Ashley Mears

Ashley Mears

Professor Ashley Mears gave the Keynote speech, titled “Girl Capital in the Consolidation of Class among Elites: A Relational Approach to Ownership,”  at the 16th Annual Chicago Ethnography Conference.

Hosted by the Department of Sociology at Northwestern University on March 15th, 2014, this conference “is an annual graduate student conference hosted by one of several Chicago-area sociology departments, including DePaul University, Illinois Institute of Technology, Loyola University, Northern Illinois University, Northwestern University, University of Notre Dame, the University of Chicago, and University of Illinois at Chicago. It provides a venue for graduate students to share their ethnographic scholarship with one another and get feedback from faculty based in the Chicago area.”[1] Also featured was Dr. Nina Eliasoph of the University of Southern California.

For more information, please see the conference website.

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