Affiliate(s): Anthropology, Economics, International Studies, Southwestern Historical Association, Southwestern Political Science Association, Southwestern Social Science Association, Southwestern Social Work Association, Southwestern Sociology Association, Women's and Gender Studies

The Centennial Southwestern Social Science Association (SSSA) Meeting is scheduled for October 29-31, 2020 at the Hyatt Regency in Austin, Texas. The SSSA leadership is closely monitoring novel coronavirus (COVID-19) developments as reported by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, World Health Organization, and Austin-area government officials. At present, we are proceeding with holding the conference as planned. Click here to submit an abstract/proposal. We will continue to monitor the COVID-19 outbreak and will update you on any adjustments to the conference for the health and safety of our community via email and the association’s website ( Our well wishes are with all affected by the virus.