The Australian Sociological Association Conference Deadline for Abstracts 17 June 2016

Published: Monday 6th June 2016

The Australian Catholic University is proud to host The Australian Sociological Association (TASA) Conference for 2016. This year’s conference, which will explore the theme ‘Cities and Successful Societies’, will take place at ACU’s Fitzroy Campus in the heart of Melbourne City between 28 November and 1 December.

Keynote speakers include Prof Michèle Lamont (Harvard), Prof Bryan Turner (ACU and CUNY) and Prof Sujatha Fernandes (Sydney). Plenary speakers will include John Daley (Grattan), Brendan Gleeson (Melb), Kon Karapanagiotidis (ASRC), Marion Maddox (Macq), and a host of others.

We invite submissions on all sociological themes. Submissions on the conference theme are particularly encouraged. The deadline for abstracts/papers is 17 June 2016.

For more information, please visit the conference website ( or direct email inquiries to Mark Chou (