Thursday, May 25, 2017

AMSA’s 2018 Conference to Return to Minneapolis

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 in the spring of 2018. The host institution will be the University of Minnesota. Three AMSA board members are the 2018 Conference Co-Chairs: Jonathan A. Allan, Brandon University Frank G. […]

AMSA Presidential Mantle Passed from Daphne Watkins to Cliff Leek

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

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

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 […]