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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


International Law & Israel: Legitimacy, Responsibility and Exceptionalism, April 17-19, 2015

First International Conference on the Historical Links between USA and Spain, April 9-11, 2015

Traditions and Transitions: Independent Scholars and the Digital Landscape, June 18-21, 2015

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

Society of Architectural Historians’ 68th Annual International Conference, April 15-19, 2015

Electronic Projects

The National Endowment for the Humanties’ and Mellon Foundation’s Humanities Open Book Program

Welcoming NANO, or New American Notes Online: A New Interdisciplinary Humanities Journal

Encyclopedia of American Studies Goes Open Access

The Chinese Railroad Workers in North America Project


Fellowships and Grants

The Beatrice Bain Research Group (BBRG) Now Accepting Applications for Two Scholarly Programs

Friends of Fairsted: 2015 Beveridge Research Fellowship

2015 Botstiber Institute for Austrian-American Studies Grants

General Announcements

ACLS Digital Innovation Fellowships

2015 Buildings-Landscapes-Cultures Summer Field School

Panorama: a peer-reviewed online journal from the Association of Historians of American Art

National Endowment for the Humanities’ “The Common Good” Initiative

Upcoming Opportunities & Events of Interest at the New-York Historical Society: Winter 2015

Upcoming Opportunities & Events of Interest to American Art Scholars: Winter/Spring 2015

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

ACLS Announces the 2015 Charles A. Ryskamp and Frederick Burkhardt Fellows

Joan Morgan Wins Woodrow Wilson Women’s Studies Dissertation Fellowship


Dr. Sacvan Berkovitch (1933-2014)

Paper Calls

CFP: Jazz Utopia, Birmingham City University, April 14-17, 2016

CFP: SDAW/Foundation German-American Academic Relations, Future of Transatlantic Relations

CFP: Special Issue of the Middle West Review, Indigenous Midwest

CFP: Special Issue of the Cultural Studies journal, Cultural Studies of Extraction

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

CFP: International Symposium on American Studies, June 19-21, 2015, Yunnan University

“Intoxication” - Submissions invited to a special issue of New American Notes Online (NANO)

CFP: Children’s Rights and Children’s Literature

Nomos Journal



“What’s Your [de]Sign?”: The Lovett School’s American Studies Institute, Atlanta, June 12-13, 2015