Professor Shahin Gerami, Professor and Director of Women’s Studies, and Co- Director of Persian Studies at San Jose State University will be the keynote speaker at the 2014 Men and Masculinities Conference of the American Men’s Studies Association, March 27-29 in Tacoma, Washington. Professor Gerami’s work on demonization of brown Muslim men led to a […]
At its annual membership meeting at the 2013 American Men’s Studies Association Annual Conference, AMSA presented Jeffrey T. Yamashita with its 2013 Loren Frankel Student Scholarship. Yamashita is a graduate student in Ethnic Studies at the University of California, Berkeley. The award honors a graduate student doing research on men’s studies who presents his research […]
Gary Barker, PhD, International Director of Promundo, a Brazilian NGO in Rio de Janeiro with offices in Washington, DC, and Rwanda, that works nationally and globally to engage men and boys in gender equality and violence prevention will be the Scholar-in-Residence at the Twenty-First Annual Men and Masculinity Conference of the American Men’s Studies Association, April […]
CJ Pascoe, Assistant Professor of Sociology at Colorado College, will be a keynote speaker and the Twenty-first Annual Conference on Men and Masculinities of the American Men’s Studies Association in Ann Arbor, Michigan, April 4-7,2013. Her book, Dude, You’re a Fag: Masculinity and Sexuality in High School, won the American Educational Research Association’s 2007 Book […]
AMSA is now accepting proposals for the American Men’s Studies Association‘s 21st Annual Interdisciplinary Men’s Studies Conference to be held in Ann Arbor, Michigan April 4-7, 2013. The deadline for submissions is extended to 11:59 PM (EST) November 7, 2012. The conference theme, “Multiple Masculinities and Intersecting Identities,” reflects the importance of exploring gender as […]
The American Men’s Studies Association awarded the 2012 Loren Frankel Scholarship at the Annual Conference banquet in Minneapolis, Minnesota on March 30 to Mary Manning, a doctoral Candidate and Teaching Assistant in the Department of Art History at Rutgers University. Manning’s paper was entitled “Monet’s Vulnerable Masculinity in Frederic Bazille’s ‘The Improvised Field Hospital.’” he […]
The Board of Directors of the American Men’s Studies Association announced that the Twenty-First Annual Conference on Men and Masculinities will be held in Ann Arbor, Michigan, April 4-7, 2013. at the University of Michigan The conference theme is: “Multiple Masculinities and Intersecting Identities.” Look for further information here.
The complete program for the Twentieth Annual Men and Masculinities Conference of the American Men’s Studies Association is available for download as a pdf on AMSA’s here.
Men, Masculinity and the Common Good in an Era of Economic Uncertainty has been published by Men’s Studies Press. Chapters in this third collection—essays, opinion, research—were born from presentations at AMSA’s 19th Annual Conference of the same title, held in Kansas City, Missouri in March/April of 2011. Both blind- and peer-reviewed, the book contains nine […]
Two of the plenary speakers for the American Men’s Studies Conference in Minneapolis were announced by Conference directors. Harry Brod will present the Sam Femiano Memmorial Lecture in Men’s Studies, and Shaun R. Harper, will provide the address and conference presence of the AMSA Scholar in Residence. Dr. Harry Brod is widely recognized as a […]