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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 […]

November 5-6, 2015 Conference on the Psychology of Boys at Risk to be in Santa Fe

September 3, 2015 by  
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The Santa Fe Boys Educational Foundation in conjunction with the Infant Mental Health Journal is presenting a conference on “The Psychology of Boys at Risk: Indicators from 0-5” November 5-6, 2015 at the Eldorado Hotel in Santa Fe, New Mexico.  Keynote addresses will be by Allen Schore, PhD, UCLA, on “The Developmental Neurobiology and Psychology […]

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 […]

Call for Submission of 2015 AMSA Conference Papers for The Journal of Men’s Studies

July 8, 2015 by  
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The American Men’s Studies Association and Men’s Studies Press are once again teaming up for an AMSA Special Issue of The Journal of Men’s Studies. As in previous years, this special issue will be comprised of papers presented at the 2015 conference. As with any quality academic journal, submissions for the AMSA Special Issue will […]

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 […]

AMSA Board Member’s “Masculinities” article published in The International Encyclopedia of Human Sexuality

June 15, 2015 by  
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Don Conway-Long, Professor of Anthropology at Webster University in St. Louis, Missouri, and a board member of the American Men’ Studies Association, has authored the article “Masculinities” in the 2015 edition of  The International Encyclopedia of Human Sexuality, published by John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. According to the abstract: “Masculinities generally refer to the behaviors […]

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 […]

“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 […]

“Focus on Fathers” Conference at University of Wroclaw – Call for Papers

February 25, 2015 by  
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The University of Wroclaw, Poland will host an international interdisciplinary conference titled “Focus on Fathers. Fatherhood in Contemporary Discourse,” which will be held at the Institute of English Studies, University of Wroclaw, Poland September 4-5, 2015. The conference aims to explore the plethora of father figures present in literature, film, television series, video games, social […]

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