Sixth Biennial Conference of the Alliance for the Study of Adoption and Culture

ASAC 2016

Building Communities, Changing Discourses

Message to our conference-goers:

ASAC would like to affirm that it does not tolerate racist discourse at any of our events. The incident that occurred is not representative of our organization’s values: inclusion and respect.

Click here for our program!

Click here for more information on the Alliance for the Study of Adoption and Culture and its journal, Adoption & Culture.

Get your ASAC merch here!

Note that all shipping is UPS and can take 7-10 days to reach you.

(Prices have changed from the supplier)

Sass options (where you can choose)

Real: “I’ve got your real mother. Right. Here.”

Industrial Complex: “Oh yes. We see your Adoption Industrial Complex. We are not amused.”

Colorblind: “Tell me about your colorblind family”

Save: “Thanks but I’ll save myself.”


Tote: Customize your tote with adoption sass. $20/$10 S&H (US only)

When you order, please indicate which sass you want on your tote in the instructions box in PayPal.
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Tee-shirt: Real mothers unite. $25/$10 S&H (US only)

Please indicate size when you order. S/M/L/XL

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Travel mug: Wake up with more adoption sass. $30/$10 S&H (US only)

Please indicate either “Grateful” or “Save” when you order.

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If you are outside the US and would like to order our merch, email for prices.