American Sociological Association

Previous Annual Meetings

Resources from Past Annual Meetings

To search for papers presented at previous ASA Annual Meetings, you can search the Paper Archives which includes an online database of papers presented at the Annual Meeting 2003-present. You will be redirected to an external website.

For downloadable PDF files of past Annual Meeting programs, please review the table below. 

List of Previous Annual Meetings

2020August 8-11*San Francisco**Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2020 ASA Annual Meeting in San Francisco was cancelled. The PDF program reflects the program that was scheduled had the meeting been held. It does not represent accurately sessions that may be held virtually.   Download
2019August 10-13New YorkNew York Hilton Midtown/Sheraton New York Times SquareDownload
2018August 11-14PhiladelphiaPennsylvania Convention Center/Philadelphia Marriott DowntownDownload
2017August 12-15MontréalPalais des congrès de MontréalDownload
2016August 20-23SeattleWashington State Convention Center and Sheraton Seattle HotelDownload
2015August 22-25ChicagoHilton Chicago, Palmer House HiltonDownload
2014August 16-19San FranciscoHilton San Francisco, Parc55Download
2013August 10-13New YorkHilton New York, Sheraton New YorkDownload
2012August 17-20DenverColorado Convention Center & Hyatt RegencyDownload
2011August 20-23Las VegasCaesars PalaceDownload
2010August 14-17AtlantaHilton Atlanta, Atlanta Marriott MarquisDownload
2009August 8-11San FranciscoHilton San Francisco, Parc55Download
2008August 1-4BostonHynes Convention Center, Sheraton, MarriottDownload
2007August 11-14New YorkHilton New York, Sheraton New YorkDownload
2006August 11-14MontrealPalais des congrès de MontréalDownload
2005August. 13-16PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia Marriott, Loews PhiladelphiaDownload
2004August 14-17San FranciscoHilton San Francisco, Renaissance Parc55Download
2003August 16-19AtlantaHilton Atlanta, Atlanta Marriott MarquisDownload
2002August 16-19ChicagoHilton Chicago, Hilton Palmer HouseDownload
2001August 18-21AnaheimHilton Anaheim, Anaheim MarriottDownload
2000August 12-16Washington, DCHilton Washington, Marriott Wardman ParkDownload
1999August 6-10ChicagoHilton Chicago, Hilton Palmer HouseDownload
1998August 21-25San FranciscoSan Francisco Hilton, Renaissance Parc55Download
1997August 9-13TorontoSheraton Centre, Toronto HiltonDownload
1996August 16-20New YorkNew York Hilton, Sheraton New YorkDownload
1995August 19-23Washington, DCWashington Hilton, Capital HiltonDownload
1994August 5-9Los AngelesWestin Bonaventure, LA HiltonDownload
1993August 13-17Miami BeachFontainebleau HiltonDownload
1992August 20-24PittsburghConvention Center, Vista HotelDownload
1991August 23-27CincinnatiConvention Center, Clarion, HyattDownload
1990August 11-15Washington, DCWashington HiltonDownload
1989August 9-13San FranciscoSan Francisco HiltonDownload
1988August 24-28AtlantaMarriott MarquisDownload
1987August 17-21ChicagoPalmer HouseDownload
1986August 30-September 3New YorkNew York HiltonDownload
1985August 26-30Washington, DCConvention CenterDownload
1984August 27-31San AntonioConvention Center, Marriott RiverwalkDownload
1983August 31-September 4DetroitWestin Renaissance CenterDownload
1982September 6-10San FranciscoSan Francisco HiltonDownload
1981August 24-28TorontoSheraton CentreDownload
1980August 27-31New YorkNew York HiltonDownload
1979August 27-31BostonSheraton-Boston HotelDownload
1978September 4-8San FranciscoSan Francisco HiltonDownload
1977September 5-9ChicagoConrad HiltonDownload
1976August 30-September 3New YorkNew York HiltonDownload
1975August 25-29San FranciscoSan Francisco HiltonDownload
1974August 25-29MontrealQueen Elizabeth HotelDownload
1973August 27-30New YorkNew York HiltonDownload
1972August 28-31New OrleansMarriott HotelDownload
1971August 30-September 2DenverDenver HiltonDownload
1970August 31-September 3Washington, DCSheraton Park HotelDownload
1969September 1-4San FranciscoSan Francisco HiltonDownload
1968August 26-29BostonSheraton-Boston HotelDownload
1967August 28-31San FranciscoSan Francisco HiltonDownload
1966August 29-September 1Miami BeachHotel FontainebleauDownload
1965August 30-September 2ChicagoEdgewater Beach HotelDownload
1964August 31-September 3MontrealSheraton-Mt. Royal HotelDownload
1963August 26-29Los AngelesStatler Hilton HotelDownload
1962August 29-September 2Washington, DCShoreham HotelDownload
1961August 29-September 2St. LouisChase-Park Plaza HotelDownload
1960August 28-31New York Statler Hilton HotelDownload
1959September 3-5ChicagoEdgewater Beach HotelDownload
1958August 27-29SeattleUniversity of WashingtonDownload
1957August 27-29Washington, DCShoreham Hotel

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1956September 7-9DetroitStatler Hotel

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1955August 31-September 2Washington, DCShoreham HotelDownload
1954September 8-10Urbana, ILUniversity of IllinoisDownload Abstracts
1953Aug. 30-Sept. 1Berkeley, CAUniversity of California

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1952Sept. 3-5Atlantic CityAmbassador HotelDownload
1951Sept. 5-7ChicagoSheraton 
1950Sept. 7-9DenverHotel Shirley-SavoyDownload
1949Dec. 28-30New YorkHotel New Yorker 
1948Dec. 27-30ChicagoCongress Hotel 
1947Dec. 28-30New YorkHotel CommodoreDownload
1946March 1-3ClevelandHollenden HotelDownload
1945Nov. 30-Dec. 2Chicagocancelled 
1944Dec. 28-30Chicagocancelled 
1943Dec. 27-29New YorkHotel McAlpinDownload
1942Dec. 29-31ClevelandHollenden HotelDownload
1941Dec. 27-29New YorkRoosevelt HotelDownload
1940Dec. 27-29ChicagoCongress HotelDownload
1939Dec. 27-29PhiladelphiaBenjamin Franklin HotelDownload
1938Dec. 28-30DetroitBook-Cadillac HotelDownload
1937Dec. 28-30AtlanticChalfont-Haddon Hall HotelDownload
1936Dec. 28-30ChicagoCongress HotelDownload 
1935Dec. 27-31New YorkHotel CommodoreDownload 
1934Dec. 26-29ChicagoHotel Morrison 
1933Dec. 27-30PhiladelphiaHotel Adelphia 
1932Dec. 28-31CincinnatiGibson Hotel 
1931Dec. 28-31Washington, DCWillard Hotel, Raleigh Hotel 
1930Dec. 29-31ClevelandHollenden Hotel 
1929Dec. 27-30Washington, DCWillard Hotel 
1928Dec. 26-29ChicagoCongress Hotel 
1927Dec. 27-30Washington, DCWillard HotelDownload
1926Dec. 28-31St. LouisMissouri HotelDownload
1925Dec. 28-31New YorkColumbia UniversityDownload
1924Dec. 28-31ChicagoCongress Hotel, Auditorium HotelDownload
1923Dec. 27-29Washington, DCWashington HotelDownload
1922Dec. 27-29ChicagoAuditorium HotelDownload
1921Dec. 27-30PittsburghFort Pitt HotelDownload
1920Dec. 27-29Washington, DCWashington HotelDownload
1919Dec. 29-31ChicagoHotel LaSalle 
1918Dec. 27-29Richmond, VAJefferson Hotel 
1917Dec. 27-29PhiladelphiaHotel Adelphia 
1916Dec. 27-29Columbus, OHn/a 
1915Dec. 28-31Washington, DCn/a 
1914Dec. 28-31Princeton, NJn/a 
1913Dec. 27-30Minneapolisn/a 
1912Dec. 28-31Bostonn/a 
1911Dec. 27-30Washington, DCn/a 
1910Dec. 27-30St. Louisn/a 
1909Dec. 27-31New Yorkn/a 
1908Dec. 28-31Atlantic Cityn/a 
1907Dec. 28-31Madison, WIn/a 
1906Dec. 27-29Providence, RINot available 

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