1989 Conference: Families and Sexuality

1 Leave a comment on paragraph 1 0 The 1989 Annual Conference was held at the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel. Brent Miller was the conference vice president. The theme, “Families and Sexuality,” drew almost 1,100 attendees. Pamela Monroe and Gladys Hildreth were local arrangements co-chairs.

2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 A highlight of the NCFR exhibit was the newly published policy report, 2001:Preparing Families for the Future, edited by David Olson.

3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 0 The first Marie Peters Lecture, inaugurated by the Ethnic Minorities Section, was presented by Andrew Billingsley, Professor of Sociology at the University of Maryland, who had received the Marie Peters Award the previous year. His topic was “African American Families in a Changing Society.” The presider was Fariyal Ross Sheriff, and the discussant was Edith Lewis.

4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 0 1989 conference programRead the conference program


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