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AMSA Board Member Conway-Long: We Need to Discuss the Relationship of Masculinity and Violence

February 4, 2016 by  
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Professor of Anthropology at Webster University and Board Member of the American Men’s Studies Association, Don Conway-Long, in an article titled “The Violence Behind the Words ‘Be A Man’” argues that: “We say that violence is a bad thing, and yet our culture lives and thrives on it.” The February 2nd article on bithchmedia.org goes […]

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’s Andrew Smiler writes: “Yes, Men’s Studies. You Got a Problem with That?”

September 3, 2015 by  
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In a September 1st article on “The Good Men Project,” AMSA member and author and past president of  The Society for the Psychological Study of Men and Masculinity Andrew Smiler argues for “men’s studies” as the necessary and logical complement to Women’s and LGBTQ Studies: A few weeks ago, the New York Times pondered “A […]

AMSA XXIV: Call for Presentation Proposals is now available

July 1, 2015 by  
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The American Men’s Studies Association invites proposals of various sorts for its Twenty-Fourth Annual Conference on Men and Masculinities to be held March 31 – April 3, 2016 at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor —individual presentations, complete thematic panels, applied workshops, posters, and artwork–from scholars, artists, practitioners, and activists examining the construction and effects […]

“Teaching Men’s Studies,” AMSA Summer Institute to be May 27-29, 2015

March 1, 2015 by  
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The American Men’s Studies Association will offer its 2015 Summer Men’s Studies Institute May 27-29, 2015 at the University of Michigan School of Social Work in Ann Arbor. The topic will be “Teaching Men’s Studies.” This is a three-day pedagogical institute for those developing or already teaching courses with a substantial focus on men and […]

AMSA XXII: Call for Proposals Deadline is November 20

September 11, 2014 by  
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The American Men’s Studies Association announces its Call for Proposals for its 23rd Annual Interdisciplinary Conference, a collaborative effort with The Center for the Study of Men and Masculinities at Stony Brook University and the MenEngage Network. The deadline for proposals, which must be submitted online is November 20, 2014. The conference will be hosted […]

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 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 […]

Hampden-Sydney Conference on Educating Boys & Men to be July 25, 2014

April 8, 2014 by  
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What Works?, a conference on educating boys and young men, will be held at Hampden-Sydney College on July 25, 2014. The conference will mark the publication of What Works: Raising Boys, Engaging Guys, and Educating Men, a collection of 16 essays.  Two of the contributors to “What Works” will speak at the conference in July […]

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. […]

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