Monday, November 24, 2014

2015 Conference Info


Midtown_Skyline_NYCThe American Men’s Studies Association’s Twenty-Third Conference on Men and Masculinities will be a joint conference with the Center for the Study of Men and Masculinities of Stony Brook University and Men Engage. The conference will take place in Manhattan,
New York, New York, March 5-8, 2015.

The Joint Conference will celebrate the inauguration of the Center for the Study of Men and Masculinities.

As more information is available,
it will be posted here.

Call for Papers

Click here to download AMSA’a call for proposals for papers and other presentations (pdf).
The deadline for submissions is now November 20, 2014.
For questions about the proposal process email here.

 Click Here to Submit Proposals Online!

Conference Registration

Registration for the 2015 Conference will open on November 25th 2014. Registration includes breakfast on Friday, March 6th and Saturday, March 7th.
Registrants will have the opportunity to purchase tickets for a banquet on the night of Friday, March 6th for an additional $50.00 USD per person (Students and people from the global south: $30.00).

Early registration will run from November 25th, 2014 to January 15th, 2015. Those who register during this time will pay the following:

  • Students = $100.00 USD
  • Individuals from the Global South = $100.00 USD
  • All other registrants = $200.00 USD

After January 15th, 2015, registrants will pay the following:

  • Students = $150.00 USD
  • Individuals from the Global South = $150.00 USD
  • All other registrants = $300.00 USD

RooseveltHotelNYCConference Hotel

All events of the 2015 AMSA/ CSMM/ MenEngage Conference will take place at:

The Roosevelt Hotel New York
45 East 45th Street, New York, NY 10017

The Roosevelt Hotel Website

For the conference rate ($199 per night) and to make hotel reservations click here

If you are requesting pre- or post-conference dates outside of the outlined registration link dates, please e-mail your reservation request to abodner@rooseveltnyc.com

About New York City

New York is in North America’s Eastern Time Zone with Eastern Daylight Savings Time beginning on March 8, 2015. The average temperatures for the conference dates are highs of 44º (7º C) and lows of 29º (-2º C).

The attractions of New York are immense and its cultural attractions changing regularly. So, “seeing” New York in one visit is impossible. For many people, the must-sees include the Empire State Building, the Statue of Liberty, Central Park, the Metropolitan Museum of Art and other museums, and Broadway shows. Explore off the beaten path with visits to The Cloisters, the Tenement Museum, or one of the city’s libraries. Indulge in the bohemian shops of the West Village or the fine dining of the Upper West Side.  For more information, click here.

Travel

new_york_jfk_airportAs one of the world’s major hubs, New York City has numerous travel options. It is served by three major airports and all major national and international airlines. Click on your arrival airport below to view travel options into the city.

By rail, AMTRAK arrives with 14 routes in downtown Manhattan at Penn Station, 234 West 31st Street.