American Sociological Association

ASA Footnotes

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Published quarterly. Sent to all ASA members.

Editor: Nancy Kidd, ASA Executive Director

Associate Editor: Margaret Vitullo, Deputy Executive Director

Managing Editor: Johanna Olexy, Director of Communications

Article submissions are limited to 1,000 words and must have journalistic value (e.g., timeliness, significant impact, general interest) rather than be research oriented or scholarly in nature. Submissions will be reviewed by the editorial board for possible publication. Obituaries, are limited to 700-900 words and Announcements are limited to 150 words words. All submissions should include a contact name and an e-mail address. ASA reserves the right to edit all material published for style and length. The deadline for all material is the first of the month preceding publication (e.g., February 1 for March issue).

Send communications on material, subscriptions, and advertising to the American Sociological Association, at, (202) 247-9873,