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AMSA Treasurer’s Article Appears in “Men and Masculinities”

March 10, 2015 by  
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“‘Just Look at Her!’: Sporting Bodies as Athletic Resistance and the Limits of Sport Norms in the Case of Caster Semenya” is available on “Online First” in the journal Men and Masculinites. It is the most recent publication by Shane Miller, AMSA Treasurer and Associate Professor of Communication, the College of St. Benedict and St. […]

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 […]

Call for Papers for Special Edition of Journal of Men’s Studies Marking One-Year Anniversary of Events in Ferguson, MO

November 24, 2014 by  
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To mark the one-year anniversary of the events in Ferguson, MO, the Journal of Men’s Studies will be publishing a special issue in the fall of 2015 titled: “Intersections of race, gender, and class in the wake of a crisis: The state of boys and men of color post-Ferguson”  Dr. Daphne C. Watkins, Dr. Desmond Patton, and […]

AMSA Panel at Michigan School of Social Work Discusses “The Plight of Young Men”

October 31, 2014 by  
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A panel discussion titled, “Gender, Sexuality, and Youth: The plight of young men at the intersection of multiple identities” was held at the University of Michigan School of Social Work (UM-SSW) on October 2, 2014. Moderated by Daphne C. Watkins Ph.D., President of the American Men’s Studies Association (AMSA) and assistant professor of social work, […]

AMSA’s President, Daphne Watkins Talks About Men’s Studies on NPR’s “Tell Me More”

April 24, 2014 by  
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Professor Daphne Watkins, current President of the American Men’s Studies Association, was interviewed April 24, 2014 on National Public Radio’s “Tell Me More” by host Michel Martin. Martin’s interview begins: “If you’ve been on a university campus lately, you’ve probably heard about women’s studies. But what about men’s studies? It might surprise you to know […]

AMSA President Publishes Article in Research on Social Work Practice

March 27, 2014 by  
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Daphne Watkins, President of the American Men’s Studies Association and Assistant Professor of Social Work and Psychiatry at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor has co-authored an article in the March 2014 issue of the journal: Research on Social Work Practice. Entitled “The Discipline’s Escalating Whisper: Social Work and Black Men’s Mental Health,” it is […]

AMSA Board Member Bob Minor – Now That Michael Sam is Out, Fantasize with Me: Men Comfortable in Their Skin

February 18, 2014 by  
Filed under AMSA Voices and Opinion

This past month an All-American defensive lineman named by the Associated Press as the Southeast Athletic Conference’s Defensive Player of the Year told an interviewer from ESPN that he’s gay. Michael Sam from the University of Missouri announced to the world what teammates and coaches already knew: “I am an openly, proud gay man.” Media […]

AMSA President’s New Article Analyzes Study of Black Women’s Perceptions of Depression in Black Men

August 28, 2013 by  
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The President of the American Men’s Studies Association, Daphne C. Watkins, has coauthored an article in the July 2013 issue of the American Journal of Men’s Health entitled: “‘Their Depression Is Something Different . . . It Would Have to Be:’ Findings From a Qualitative Study of Black Women’s Perceptions of Depression in Black Men.” […]

“American Masclinities” to be theme of The New York Metro American Studies Association’s Annual Conference

April 22, 2013 by  
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“American Masculinities” is the theme for the Annual Conference of The New York Metro American Studies Association to be held November 2, 2013 at Pace University’s Manhattan Campus. The annual conference provides a dynamic forum for area scholars, while attracting presenters nationally. NYMASA announces a call for papers for its 2013 annual one-day conference closing […]

Harry Brod on the Intersection of Racism and Sexism Across Ethnic Groups: Intersections Radio

May 9, 2012 by  
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AMSA member and former board member Harry Brod on  April 16, 2012, discussed “The Intersection of Racism and Sexism Across Ethnic Groups” on Intersections Radio. The weekly program is hosted by the White Privilege Conference and the Matrix Center for the Advancement of Social Equity and Inclusion at the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs. In […]

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