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Conferences | Electronic Projects | Exhibitions | Fellowships and Grants | General Announcements | International Announcements | Member News | Obituaries | Paper Calls | Prizes | Workshops

Opportunities and Announcements


Society of Architectural Historians 2016 Annual International Conference, Pasadena/LA, April 6-10

Call for Sessions: Society of Architectural Historians 2017 Annual Conference, Glasgow, June 7-11

Mid-America ASA 2016 Conference: “Battleground Midwest,” March 4-5, 2016, Lawrence, KS

43rd Annual Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha Conference at University of Mississippi, July 17-21, 2016

Electronic Projects

Documenting Art Collections in Gilded Age New York at the Frick Art Reference Library

Encyclopedia of American Studies Goes Open Access

The Chinese Railroad Workers in North America Project


Museum of International Folk Art premiering new exhibit on Flamenco on November 22, 2015

Fellowships and Grants

2016 Research Fellowships, Center for Creative Photography, University of Arizona

The Advertising Educational Foundation invites you to apply to the Visiting Professor Program (VPP)

Apply Now for 2016 Terra Foundation Academic Awards, Fellowships & Grants

John Carter Brown Library 2016 Residential Fellowships, Providence

The Botstiber Institute for Austrian-American Studies 2016-17 Grants

The Thoreau Society’s First Annual Marjorie Harding Memorial Fellowship

American Antiquarian Society’s 2016-17 Academic Fellowships

2016-17 Newberry Library Fellowships

American Philosophical Society’s Philips Fund for Native American Research

American Philosophical Society Franklin Research Grants

American Philosophical Society Library Resident Research Fellowships

General Announcements

U.S. Studies Online October Newsletter

U.S. Studies Online September 2015 Newsletter

New Educational Resource in Civil War Art

Frontiers: A Journal of Women Studies

Black Chicago Research Group Database

International Announcements

Encyclopedia of American Studies Goes Open Access

Member News

Julie Wosk publishes new book, My Fair Ladies: Female Robots, Androids, and Other Artificial Eves

IUPUI Professor Edward Curtis to Edit New Book Series on Africana Religions

Ruth Wilson Gilmore named Inaugural Eugene Grant Distinguished Scholar

ACLS Fellowship Recipients


Dr. Sacvan Berkovitch (1933-2014)

Paper Calls

CFP: 5th American Studies Leipzig Graduate Conference, “Urban America,” April 2, 2016

CFP: Studying Race Relationally, edited by Natalia Molina, Daniel Martinez HoSang, & Ramón Gutiérrez

CFP: Edited Volume, Politics of Healthcare in America: Current Perspectives

CFP: “Showing Off”: Design and Ostentation, New School, New York, April 7-8, 2016

CFP: Ray Browne Conference, Bowling Green State University, April 1-3, 2016

CFP: Under Surveillance in the Space Between, 1914-45: McGill University, Montreal, June 2-4, 2016

IUPUI Professor Edward Curtis to Edit New Book Series on Africana Religions

CFP: Conference of the International Association of Inter-American Studies, UCSB, Oct. 4-6, 2016

Call for Manuscripts: The California Historical Society Book Award

CFP: 37th Meeting of the Portuguese Association of Anglo-American Studies, Lisbon, March 21-23, 2016

CFP: International James Baldwin Conference, The American University of Paris, 26-28 May 2016

Nomos Journal


Working-Class Studies Association Invites Nominations for Various Awards

Early American Literature Invites Nominations of First Books for Its 2016 Book Prize

Smithsonian American Art Museum Now Accepting Nominations for 2016 Eldredge Prize

Society for History in the Federal Government 2016 Thomas Jefferson Prize