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Nancy Weiss Hanrahan

Department of Sociology and Anthropology

George Mason University

4400 University Drive

Fairfax, VA 22030

703 390-9375, nhanraha@gmu.edu


Employment, Academic

2000- Associate Professor, Sociology, George Mason University

Affiliate Faculty: Women and Gender Studies, Cultural Studies

2002-2009 Director, Women and Gender Studies, George Mason University

1994-2000 Assistant Professor, Sociology, George Mason University

1991-1993 Dean’s Teaching Fellow, Eugene Lang College, New School for Social

Research


Employment, Non-academic

1981-1987 Program Director, New Jazz at the Public, New York Shakespeare Festival

1978-1979 Announcer / Producer: WBUR FM, Boston, MA


Academic Awards

2010 Fulbright Scholar, Brazil (teaching in Department of Sociology and

Politics, Pontificia Universidade Catolica, Rio de Janeiro)

2007 Faculty Research and Development Award, College of Humanities and

Social Science, George Mason University

2001 Faculty Study Leave, College of Arts and Sciences, George Mason

University


Education

New School for Social Research, Graduate Faculty of Political and Social Science

Ph.D., Sociology,1995 (Alfred Schutz Memorial Award for the Outstanding Dissertation in Sociology and Philosophy); M.A., Sociology, 1989.

Wesleyan University, B.A., History, 1976, Cum Laude.



Publications

books:

The Blackwell Companion to the Sociology of Culture, co-editor with Mark Jacobs (Blackwell Publishers: Oxford and Malden, MA) 2005.

Difference in Time: A Critical Theory of Culture (Praeger Publishers: Westport, CT and

London) 2000.


articles:

“Music Criticism in the Age of the Internet” Sociedade e Estado, (Brazil)

forthcoming, 2012.

“’If the People Like it, it Must be Good’: Criticism, Democracy and the Culture of

Consensus” Cultural Sociology, forthcoming, 2011.

“The Institution of Art in Postmodernity: The Problem of Autonomy,” International

Journal of Politics, Culture and Society, Vol. 14, #2, (winter 2000): 401 – 411.

“Negative Composition,” Philosophy and Social Criticism, 15:3, (1989): 273 – 290.


book chapters:

“Re-Imagining Critique in Cultural Sociology” (with Sarah S. Amsler) in John R. Hall,

Laura Grindstaff, and Ming-cheng Lo, eds., Routledge Handbook of Cultural

Sociology (Routledge: London) 2010.

“Difference and Cultural Systems: Dissonance in Three Parts,” in The Blackwell

Companion to the Sociology of Culture, Jacobs and Hanrahan, eds. (Blackwell:

Oxford and Malden MA) 2005.

“The Form of Difference: Reimagining Critical Theory,” in Current Perspectives in

Social Theory, vol. 22, Jennifer Lehmann, ed., (Elsevier Science: UK) 2002.

“Cultural Practice, Social Change: Theoretical Perspectives,” in Rethinking Social

Transformation: Criticism and Creativity at the Turn of the Millenium, Ananta

Giri, ed. (Rawat Publications: Jaipur and New Delhi) 2001.


book reviews:

Susan Gal and Gail Kligman, The Politics of Gender After Socialism, in Journal of

Social History, June, 2002.

Rose Rosengard Subotnik, Developing Variations: Style and Ideology in Western

Music, in American Journal of Sociology, 98, 1 (July, 1992): 169-171.


Work in Progress

Music Criticism: Aesthetic Value in the Age of Digital Reproduction, Temple University

Press.


Papers / Presentations

“Feminism and the Politics of Recognition: A Cautionary Tale”, Fulbright Chair

International Seminar: Human rights and its Contemporary Challenges, Rio

de Janeiro, Brazil, 2011.

“Cultural Critique in the Age of the Internet”, invited speaker, Sociology Department

Seminars, University of Brasilia, Brazil, 2011.

Roundtable participant, “Women in the Academy”, The Presence of Women in Different

Sectors of Brazilian Society, Fulbright / US Department of State, Rio de Janeiro,

Brazil, 2011.

“’If the People Like it, it Must be Good’: Criticism, Democracy and the Crowd”,

European Sociological Association, Research Network on Culture, 2010 meeting,

Milan, Italy.

Closing Plenary speaker (invited), “Sound: Print: Record: African-American Legacies

Symposium”, University of Delaware, 2009.

“Aestheticization and Post-Modernity: Critical Possibilities for the Sociology of Art”,

European Sociological Association, Research Network on the Arts, 2008

meeting, Venice, Italy.

“Recovering the Sociological Imagination: Critique and Judgment in Cultural

Sociology”, American Sociological Association, 2008 Annual Meeting, Boston.

“On Beauty, Sociology and the Arts”, European Sociological Association 2007 meeting,

Glasgow, Scotland.

“But is it Art? The Case of World Music”, American Sociological Association, 2007

Annual Meeting, New York.

“The Nature of Structure and the Form of Difference: Temporal Conceptions in Critical

Theory”, International Sociological Association Research Committee on Theory, Cambridge, England. August, 2000.

--- American Sociological Association, 1999 Annual Meeting, Chicago.

“Contingency, Postmodernism and Sociological Aesthetics”, American Sociological

Association, 1998 Annual Meeting, San Francisco.

“Cultural Practice, Social Change: Theoretical Perspectives”, workshop on “Social

Criticsm, Cultural Creativity and the Contemporary Dialectics of Transformation”

at the Madras Institute of Development Studies, Madras, India. December, 1996.

“Recurrent Distinction: The Social Differentiation of Art”, American Sociological

Association, 1996 Annual Meeting, New York.

“The Sociology of Music and the Theory of Open Systems”, Eastern Sociological

Society, 1995 Annual Meeting, Philadelphia.

“Music Criticism?”, included in the panel entitled “The Sociology of Cultural

Production” at the 1993 Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association, Miami.

“The Rational Foundations of Music Criticism”, 15th Annual Conference on Social

Theory, Politics and the Arts, Toronto. October, 1989.

Other Scholarly Activities

Organizer, Aesthetics panels, European Sociological Association Research Network on

the Arts 2008 meeting, Venice, Italy.

Organizer and Presider, Theory Section regular session, “Critical Theory”,

American Sociological Association 2007 Annual Meeting, New York.

Discussant: Culture Section regular session, “Musical Lifeworlds”, American

Sociological Association 2006 Annual Meeting, Montreal, Canada.

Discussant: Graduate student Conference on Sociology of Culture

Graduate Faculty, New School for Social Research, New York, May, 2006.

Participant, Workshop on Domestic and Sexual Violence Prevention (a week-long set of

meetings sponsored by Fulbright, with scholars and practitioners from Honduras,

Costa Rica and the US) Tegucigalpa, Honduras, 2003.

Organizer and Moderator, Teaching Workshop, “Teaching Sociology Using

Literature, Art and Drama”, American Sociological Association, 2000 Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C.

Organizer, “Theory and Culture” Plenary and Workshop Session, American Sociological

Association Culture Section Mini-Conference, George Mason University.

August, 2000.

Discussant, Culture Section regular session, “The Individual Experience of Culture:

Personality, Cognition, Emotion, Identity”, American Sociological Association,

1999 Annual Meeting, Chicago.

Discussant and Moderator, Culture Section regular session, “Culture, Politics, Policies

Culture Wars”, American Sociological Association, 1997 Annual Meeting, Toronto.

Presider, Theory Section roundtable, “Social Theory between Modernity and

Postmodernity”, American Sociological Association, 1997 Annual Meeting,

Toronto.

Discussant and participant, The Workshop on Culture and the Arts of the NYU / New

School / Columbia consortium, 1992 – 1993.


Service

To the Profession:

Advisory Committee member, for development of degree program in Contemporary

Music Journalism: New Media Studies, Berklee College of Music, Boston, MA

(current).

Chair, Best Journal Article Prize Committee, British Sociological Association (2011)

Organizer, Theory and Culture Network, American Sociological Association (1997-2000)

Nominating Committee, Culture Section, American Sociological Association (1997)


To the University:

Organizer, Working Group on Music of the Americas (current)

Sociology PhD comprehensive exam committee (2009-2011)

Interdisciplinary Search committee, Central Asian specialist (2004-5)

Sociology Department Chair Search Committee (2001-2002)

Editor in Chief of Matrix, the Women’s Studies newsletter (1999-2002)

Sociology Honors Program Coordinator (1996 – 2002)

University Nontraditional, Interdisciplinary, and Adult Learning Committee (1999 –

2000)

Cultural Studies Faculty Matters Committee (1998 – 1999)

Faculty Advisor to Cultural Studies Colloquium (1998 – 1999)

Arts Summit Planning Committee (1996), Institute of the Arts

Center for the Arts / Northern Virginia Survey Research Lab Arts Survey Project (1995 –

1996)

Courses Taught

Graduate Sociology

Sociology of Culture

Critical Theory

Contemporary Sociological Theory

Sociology of Music

Feminist Social Theory


Undergraduate Sociology

Classical Sociological Theory

Contemporary Sociological Theory

Art and Society

Introduction to Sociology

Sociology of Music

Honors Seminar in Sociology (I and II)

“Democracy in America: the Media and Public Life”


Women and Gender Studies

Feminist Theory Across the Disciplines


Cultural Studies

Ideas and Methods in Cultural Studies

Arts, Artifacts and Institutions.


Professional Affiliations

American Sociological Association / Culture Section

European Sociological Association, Research Network on Sociology of the Arts



Editorial Board Positions

Cultural Sociology

International Journal of Politics, Culture and Society

Sociology Compass

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