Erik Olin Wright elected President of the American Sociological Association
Erik Olin Wright, author of Envisioning Real Utopias, has been elected President of the American Sociological Association. He is president-elect for one year and President August 2011 to August 2012. He will be deciding the theme for the annual ASA meeting to take place in Denver in August 2012. Details of this year's meeting, the theme of which is Towards a Sociology of Citizenship: Inclusion, Participation, and Rights, can be found on the website of the American Sociological Association.