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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


Electronic Projects

Call for Entries: Community Organizing Short Films


“America Reads” Exhibition to Open June 16 at the Library of Congress

Jacob Riis, Pioneering Photographer, Is Subject of Book Discussion and Exhibition

Carolina Herrera Exhibition Opens May 20 at SCAD FASH in Atlanta & SCAD Museum of Art in Savannah

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” Exhibition Opens May 7

Made in the Americas: The New World Discovers Asia, Winterthur Museum, Mar. 26, 2016-Jan. 8, 2017

National Building Museum presents Luminous Landscapes: Photographs by Alan Ward

Fellowships and Grants

National Humanities Center, Residential Fellowships 2017-18

American History & Civics Academies Grants Availability

Terra Foundation for American Art International Publication Grant

Applications being accepted for Australia Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships

Apply to be a Scholar-in-Residence at Princeton’s School of Social Science, 2017-2018

NEH Announces Humanities Connections Grant Program

Fulbright Scholars Program Announces Over 65 Awards in American Studies

General Announcements

U.S. Senate Considering Severe Cuts to Fulbright-Hays Program

2016 Mellon/ACLS Public Fellows

U.S. Studies Online May Newsletter 2016

Millicent Rogers Museum’s 2016 Travel Program

International Announcements

Member News

National Humanities Center, Residential Fellowships 2017-18

ASA Members Awarded 2016 Guggenheim Fellowships

Robin D. G. Kelley elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

And the winner is…NAIS!

Renée A. Craft and Nicole R. Fleetwood awarded Whiting Public Engagement Fellowships

ASA Members Among 2016 Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellows

Laura McTighe Among 2016 Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellows


Dr. Daniel Aaron, Literary Scholar and Former ASA President (1912-2016)

Paper Calls

CFP: Framing the “American Century”: Wars, Migrations, Social Justice

CFP: 3rd Annual International Conference on the Blues, Delta State University, Oct. 2-4, 2016

CFP: Chapters for an Edited Volume on Religion and Mediated Reality (Routledge)

CFP: Violence and Indigenous Communities: Confronting the Past, Engaging the Present, May 12-13 2017

CFP: The Precariat & The Professor: A Collective Project About Contingent Voices in Higher Ed

CFP: Mellon Emerging Scholars Conference, “Creating Diverse and Inclusive Communities

CFP: “Queers Read This,” special issue of GLQ: A Journal of Gay and Lesbian Studies

CFP: New American Notes Online Issue 11: Economies of the Gift in an Age of Austerity

CFP: Southern Quarterly, General Issue

CFP: With/Out-¿Borders? II: Post-Oppression Imaginaries and Decolonized Futures