Cultural Dynamics Conference
March 30-31, 2001, Princeton University Campus
The Center for Arts and Cultural Policy Studies and the Department
of Sociology at Princeton University hosted a conference on Cultural
Dynamics on March 30 and 31st, 2001 on the Princeton University
Campus. The Conference looked broadly at the topic of cultural
change -- from long-term historical transformations through short-term
change in small groups and everything in between. It featured
talks on globalization, public opinion, technology, commemorations,
literature and regionalism, racial and ethnic identity and other
areas relevant to the sociology of culture. Keynote speakers included
Diana Crane, Albert Bergesen, W. Russell Neuman and David Zaret.
Sponsored by the Sociology Department and the
Center for Arts and Cultural Policy Studies at Princeton University.
Support from the Pew Charitable Trusts and the Andrew W. Mellon
Foundation through grants to the Center is gratefully acknowledged.