Wednesday, August 16, 2017

“Global Social Welfare” Journal Seeks Articles on Engaging Males in Gender Violence Programs World-Wide

July 28, 2017 by  
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Global Social Welfare: Research, Policy, and Practice is seeking articles for a special issue describing innovative efforts to engage men and boys in gender violence prevention from all regions of the world. The journal brings together research that informs the fields of global social development and social welfare. It serves as an outlet for manuscripts and […]

“Psychology of Men & Masculinity” Calls for Articles for Issue on Masculinity and Health

July 14, 2017 by  
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The journal Psychology of Men & Masculinity is soliciting papers for a special issue examining how gender norms influence the physical health of men and boys. Men’s health issues are an important public health concern, and the interplay between the psychology of men and masculinity and men’s physical health is complex. Research has already uncovered important […]

California-Riverside’s Jane Ward to Keynote AMSA XXVI in March 2018

Jane Ward, Associate Professor of Gender and Sexuality Studies at the University of California Riverside will be the keynote speaker at the American Men’s Studies Association’s Twenty-Sixth Annual Conference on Men and Masculinities to be held in Minneapolis, March 22-25, 2018. Ward’s published work focuses on a broad range of topics including feminist pornography, queer […]

5th New Masculinities Festival in New York Seeks Proposals by July 9, 2017

June 25, 2017 by  
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The theatre company Man Question is seeking performances from people of all genders that interrogate what it means to be a man for the fifth New Masculinities Festival in New York City on October 14, 2017 Man Question is partnering with New York City’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Community Center to produce the Festival. They seek performances of […]

Men’s Studies Pioneer and Mentor Harry Brod Passes

The American Men’s Studies Association is deeply saddened by the news that one of the pioneers of men’s studies and past board member of AMSA, Harry Brod, Professor of Sociology and the Humanities at the University of Northern Iowa passed away on June 16, 2017 at his home in Cedar Falls, Iowa of cardiac arrest. […]

Visiting Fellowships in Berlin Application Deadline is May 31, 2017

May 20, 2017 by  
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The Margherita von Brentano Center for Gender Studies at Freie Universität Berlin offers non-stipendiary visiting fellowships to excellent scholars who are conducting research related to one of our research priority areas. These are: transnational, transregional and transcultural gender relations; body, sexuality, biopolitics; digital public(s) and gender; subjectivity, power, emotions and affections; feminist theory, diversity and […]

AMSA’s Annual Conference to Return to Minneapolis March 22-25, 2018.

The Board of Directors has announced that the Twenty-Sixth American Men’s Studies Association Annual Conference on Men and Masculinities will take place in Minneapolis, Minnesota March 22-25,2018. The host institution will be the University of Minnesota. The conference last took place in Minneapolis March 29 – April 1, 2012, then hosted by the University of […]

AMSA Presidential Mantle Passed from Daphne Watkins to Cliff Leek

April 2, 2017 by  
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The Board of Directors of the American Men’s Studies Association at its Annual Meeting on March 30, 2017 elected Cliff Leek as its new president. He will be replacing Daphne Watkins who is stepping down after being the first woman and African-American president of AMSA. Cliff Leek is a PhD candidate in the Sociology Department […]

AMSA Awards Steven Dashiell, University of Maryland Ph.D. Candidate, the 2017 Frankel Scholarship

April 2, 2017 by  
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The American Men’s Studies Association at its Banquet of the 25th Annual Conference on Men and Masculinities in Ann Arbor, Michigan on March 31, 2017 awarded the 2017 Loren Frankel Memorial Student Scholarship to Steven L. Dashiell, a Ph D. candidate in the Language, Literacy, and Culture Program at the University of Maryland Baltimore County. […]

“25 Years of Men’s Studies” Panel Opens AMSA XXV

March 30, 2017 by  
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A panel of three scholars who served on the Board of the American Men’s Studies Association opened its Twenty-Fifth Annual “Men and Masculinities” Conference Thursday evening, March 30, 2017 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The topic was “Twenty-Five Years of Men’s Studies: A Panel and Discussion About Roots and Branches in Our Field.” Panelists included past […]

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