Vincent J. Roscigno (Ph.D. North Carolina State University, 1996) is Professor of Sociology. His research interests include: social movements and labour resistance; work and housing stratification; educational inequality. He is the co-author, with William F. Danaher, of The Voice of Southern Labor: Radio, Music, and Textile Strikes, 1929-1934 published by the University of Minnesota Press (2004), and the author of The Face of Discrimination: How Race and Gender Impact Work and Home Lives published by Rowman and Littlefield (2007). From 2007 to 2009 Dr. Roscigno was co-editor of the American Sociological Review. Since 2010, he has been the President of the Southern Sociological Society.