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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

UCLA Study for the Center of Women’s 26th Annual Graduate Student Research Conference, Apr 7&8, 2016

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

8th Annual Critical Race Studies Symposium, October 16-17, 2015, UCLA

ASA Committee Brunch: “Colonial Criminalities: The Making of the Savage in Lawless Lands”

PhotoPaysage/LandscapeRepresenation Conference and Exhibitions, Albuquerque, NM, Oct 15-17, 2015

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

Electronic Projects

Encyclopedia of American Studies Goes Open Access

The Chinese Railroad Workers in North America Project


Fellowships and 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 Hench Post-Dissertation 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

Kislak Fellowship for the Study of the History and Cultures of the Early Americas

ACLS Fellowship Programs

Call for Applications: Residential Fellowships at the National Humanities Center, 2016-17

School of Social Science at the Institute for Advanced Study 2016-17 Fellowship Awards

General Announcements

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

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

Inaugural Meeting of the ASA Marxism Caucus @ ASA Conference, Sat., Oct. 10, 3PM

Book Signing of Black Women in Sequence @ ASA Conference, Sat., Oct. 10, 3PM

Ruth Wilson Gilmore named Inaugural Eugene Grant Distinguished Scholar

ACLS Fellowship Recipients


Dr. Sacvan Berkovitch (1933-2014)

Paper Calls

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

CFP: 2016 Caribbean Studies Association Conference, Pétionville, Haïti, June 5-11

Call for Presentations: Spatial Awareness, Representation, and Gendered Spaces

CFP: Essay Collection: Leonard Bernstein and Washington, D.C.

Call for Manuscripts: The California Historical Society Book Award

CFP: Heidelberg Center for American Studies 13th Annual Spring Academy Conference, March 14-18, 2016

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

CFP: Edited Volume on Female Incarceration in the United States and Other Themes

CFP: Society for Applied Anthropology 76th Annual Meeting, Vancouver, BC, March 29-April 2, 2016

CFP: Envisioning American Studies, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, March 18, 2016

CFP: 10th Biennial MESEA Conference, University of Warsaw, Poland, June 22-24, 2016

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

Nomos Journal


Smithsonian American Art Museum Now Accepting Nominations for 2016 Eldredge Prize

Society for History in the Federal Government 2016 Thomas Jefferson Prize