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AMSA XXIV. “Approaches to Complex Gender Issues” Panel Opens AMSA 2016

March 31, 2016 by  
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The Twenty-Fourth Annual Interdisciplinary Conference of the American Men’s Studies Association opened Thursday evening, March 31st, 2016 with the plenary panel “Weaving the Strands Together: Applying Interdisciplinary Approaches to Complex Gender Issues.” The panelists discussed how they use interdisciplinary approaches to illuminate assumptions about gender identities. Panelists from left to right in the photo were: […]

New Zealand Student, Shakeisha Wilson Awarded AMSA’s 2016 Frankel Scholarship

Shakeisha Wilson, a Commonwealth Development Scholar pursuing full-time doctoral studies at the Auckland University of Technology (AUT), New Zealand has been named by the American Men’s Studies Association its 2016 Frankel Award Scholar. She will receive the award and present her paper: “Challenging, reconciling and renegotiating masculinity in the context of ARV treatment for HIV positive […]

AMSA XXIV. Three Free Pre-Conference Workshops to Be Held March 31 in Ann Arbor

January 16, 2016 by  
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Three free Pre-Conference Workshops will be preludes to the Anerican Men’s Studies Association’s Twenty-Fourth Annual Conference on Men and Masculinities  at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.  On Thursday, March 31, 2016, 4:00-7:00 pm, these 3-hour sessions are intended to allow time for attendees to receive instruction and coaching in an in-depth, hands-on training environment with […]

AMSA XXIV. Playwright, Educator Joan Lipkin to be AMSA Artist-In-Residence

November 6, 2015 by  
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Joan Lipkin will serve as Artist-in-Residence for the American Men’s Studies Association’s Twenty-fourth Annual Men ans Masculinities Conference, March 31-April 3, 2016 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. She will offer workshops that aid in telling and developing stories about masculinity of both personal, professional, and collective significance. Lipkin is a nationally recognized playwright, director, educator and […]

AMSA XXIV. Linguist Scott Kiesling to be Keynote Speaker at AMSA’s 2016 Conference

November 5, 2015 by  
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Scott F. Kiesling, PhD, Associate Professor of Linguistics at the University of Pittsburgh, will be the keynote speaker at the Twenty-fourth Annual Men and Masculinities Conference of the American Men’s Studies Association, March 31- April 3, 2016 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Kiesling has taught at the University of Pittsburgh since 2000. His work on men […]

Two Students Win AMSA’s 2015 Frankel Scholarships Plus Two Honorable Mentions

March 31, 2015 by  
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The American Men’s Studies Association awarded its annual Loren Frankel Memorial scholarships to two students reading papers at its 23rd Annual Conference which was held in conjunction with the International Conference on Men and Masculinities in New York, March 5-8, 2015. Krizia Nardini, a PhD Candidate at Universitat Oberta de Catalunya in Barcelona and Utrecht University received […]

Opening Panel at AMSA XXIII/International Conference on Masculinities

March 6, 2015 by  
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A panel of diverse voices on accountability in activism and research spoke of racialized misogyny a the opening session of the International Conference on Masculinities/ AMSA XXIII in New York  Friday morning. The Panel included: Moderator: Quentin Walcott, Connect Lori Adelman, Feministing Gary Barker, Promundo and co-chair MenEngage Alliance Bafana Khumalo, Sonke Gender Justice Layli […]

AMSA Awards Three Young Scholars Its 2014 Frankel Scholarships

April 10, 2014 by  
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The American Men’s Studies Association at its Annual Meeting on March 28, 2014 at the University of Washington – Tacoma. awarded its 2014 Loren Frankel Scholarships to three young scholars who presented papers at the Annual Meeting. The recipients were: Markus Gerke, doctoral student in Sociology at Stony Brook University, who presented the paper: “Appropriation […]

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

January 30, 2014 by  
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The American Men’s Studies Association announces the addition of two pre-conference workshops to offered at the 2014 Annual Interdisciplinary Conference on Men and Masculinities, March 27-29 at the University of Washington, Tacoma. The pre-conference workshops will run concurrently on Thursday, March 27th from 4:00 to 7:00pm. These will be immediately followed by our opening dinner and Scholar-in-Residence Address. […]

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

December 11, 2013 by  
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Ty P. Kawika Tengan, chair of the University of Hawai‘i (Manoa)’s Department of Ethnic Studies and Associate Professor in the University’s Department of Anthropology will be the Scholar in Residence at the American Men’s Studies Association’s Twenty-second Men and Masculinities Conference in Tacoma, Washington, March 27-29, 2014. Professor Tengan’s 2008 book Native Men Remade: Gender […]

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