American Sociological Association

Committee on Publications Agenda, August 2013

Tentative Agenda
Committee on Publications
August 11, 2013, 9:30 a.m.-4:10 p.m.
Hilton New York Midtown, New York


Executive Session:     9:30-10:00 a.m., 3:30-4:10 p.m.
Open Session with Editors: 10:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.                                     

Approval of the Agenda

Report of the Chair (Cerulo)

Report of the Executive Officer (Hillsman)
a.  Launching a new open access general sociology journal

Report of the Secretary (Berheide)

Future Direction of Contexts (Stein and O’Brien)

SAGE Production Issues

Editorial Office Budget Guidelines (Cerulo)

Editorial Office Honoraria

Report from Archives Subcommittee

Change in Term Limits for American Sociological Review

Availability of Data for Manuscripts under Review (McCammon)

Review of Journal Editor Nominations
a.  Contemporary Sociology
b.  Contexts
c.  Social Psychology Quarterly
d.  Teaching Sociology

Review of Editorial Board Nominations

ASA Blog Proposal (Zussman)

New Business

Installation of New Chair

Official Voting on Other Agenda Action Items