Friday, November 28, 2014

News From Past AMSA Conferences

AMSA Awards Three Young Scholars Its 2014 Frankel Scholarships AMSA Awards Three Young Scholars Its 2014 Frankel Scholarships

The American Men’s Studies Association at its Annual Meeting on March 28, 2014... 


AMSA XXII: Two Pre-Conference Worshops Announced: Global Mascuinities & The Men’s Story Project AMSA XXII: Two Pre-Conference Worshops Announced: Global Mascuinities & The Men’s Story Project

The American Men’s Studies Association announces the addition of two pre-conference... 


AMSA XXII: Scholar in Residence is Ty Tengan of University of Hawai’i AMSA XXII: Scholar in Residence is Ty Tengan of University of Hawai’i

Ty P. Kawika Tengan, chair of the University of Hawai‘i (Manoa)’s Department... 


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Current Men's Studies News

AMSA Panel at Michigan School of Social Work Discusses “The Plight of Young Men” AMSA Panel at Michigan School of Social Work Discusses “The Plight of Young Men”

A panel discussion titled, “Gender, Sexuality, and Youth: The plight of young... 


2013 Frankel Scholar, Jeffrey Yamashita a Visiting Instructor at Hampden-Sydney 2013 Frankel Scholar, Jeffrey Yamashita a Visiting Instructor at Hampden-Sydney

Jeffrey Yamashita, the 2013 winner of the American Men’s Studies Associations’... 


AMSA Vice President Co-Authors New Book about Bullying AMSA Vice President Co-Authors New Book about Bullying

Jeff Cohen, the Vice President of the American Men’s Studies Association and... 


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Resource & Event News

Call for Papers for Special Edition of Journal of Men’s Studies Marking One-Year Anniversary of Events in Fergusson, MO Call for Papers for Special Edition of Journal of Men’s Studies Marking One-Year Anniversary of Events in Fergusson, MO

To mark the one-year anniversary of the events in Ferguson, MO, the Journal of Men’s Studies will be publishing a special issue in the fall of 2015 titled: “Intersections of race, gender, and class in the wake of a crisis: The state of boys and men of color post-Ferguson”  Dr. Daphne C. Watkins, Dr. Desmond Patton, and Dr. Reuben... [Read more]


New “Cultural Encyclopedia of the Penis” Includes Article by AMSA Board Member on Rape New “Cultural Encyclopedia of the Penis” Includes Article by AMSA Board Member on Rape

Roman and Littlefield Publishers has just published Cultural Encyclopedia of the Penis, edited by Michael Kimmel, Christine Milrod, and Amanda Kennedy. The wide-ranging entries are written by experts from an array of disciplines including anthropology, literature, folklore, theology, history, media, sexology, sociology, philosophy, medicine, and more.... [Read more]


Political Masculinities and Social Transition Conference at Landau University November 27-29, 2015 Political Masculinities and Social Transition Conference at Landau University November 27-29, 2015

“Political Masculinities and Social Transition,” the first of two interdisciplinary conferences will take place at Landau University, Germany, 27-29 November, 2015. The second is planned for Cambridge, UK, in 2016. Conference organizers are: Kathleen Starck of the University of Koblenz-Landau, and  Russell Luyt of Anglia Ruskin University,... [Read more]


Call for Papers: “Dislocating Masculinity Revisited” Symposium at University of Sussex July 4-5, 2014 Call for Papers: “Dislocating Masculinity Revisited” Symposium at University of Sussex July 4-5, 2014

A symposium entitled “Dislocating Masculinity Revisited” will take place July 4-5, 2014 at the School of Global Studies, University of Sussex, Brighton, UK. Its aim to convene a trans-disciplinary conversation about the contributions that ethnography can make to research on men and masculinities in a diversity of fields and cultural and... [Read more]


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