ASA President's Statement on Black Lives Matter and the Rebellion of 2020

Posted for ASA Office in Press Releases
Post date: June 7, 2020

Tony McDade. Breonna Taylor. Manuel Ellis. Ahmaud Arbery. George Floyd.

I am writing to you in my capacity as president of our organization to lift up these names and speak to the rebellion taking place in our midst across the United States and around...

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ASA Executive Committee’s letter to Ole Miss re: Prof. Garrett Felber

Posted for ASA Office in Press Releases
Post date: December 22, 2020

December 21, 2020

Chancellor Glenn Boyce
University of Mississippi

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Annual Awards Program of the American Studies Association (2020)

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Post date: November 11, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

November 11, 2020
Press Contact: John F. Stephens, asamedia@theasa.net

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2020 Shelley Fisher Fishkin Award Winner

Post date: October 26, 2020

International Committee Press Release:

The International Committee of the ASA is thrilled to announce the winner of the 2020 Shelley Fisher Fishkin Award for International Scholarship in Transnational American...

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ASA Members Named 2020 MacArthur Fellows

Posted for ASA Office in Press Releases
Post date: October 6, 2020

“In the midst of civil unrest, a global pandemic, natural disasters, and conflagrations, this group of 21 exceptionally creative individuals offers a moment for celebration. They are asking critical questions, developing innovative technologies and public policies, enriching our understanding of...

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Executive Committee Endorses AHA statement on White House History Conference

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Post date: September 25, 2020

AHA Statement on the Recent "White House Conference on American History” (September 2020)

The AHA has issued a statement on last week’s “White House Conference on American History” deploring the tendentious use of history and history education to

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ASA Members Named 2020 Freedom Scholars

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Post date: September 16, 2020

A $3 million investment in social and economic justice scholarship by Marguerite Casey Foundation and Group Health Foundation

The nation’s boldest scholars stand at the forefront of movements for economic and social justice – they are creating the catalytic ideas...

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Links to the next two Freedom Courses are here!

Posted for ASA Office in Press Releases
Post date: May 21, 2020

The Myth and Propaganda of Black Buying Power: A Book Discussion

https://youtu.be/mMObmAbNBSU

Collaborative Art Praxes: Collective Work, Solidarity, & World-Building

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NEH Offers Emergency Relief Funding to Cultural Institutions Affected by Coronavirus

Posted for ASA Office in Press Releases
Post date: April 20, 2020

New CARES Act program offers up to $300,000 grants to stabilize humanities organizations nationwide.

 

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Council Endorses MLA Statement on COVID-19 and Academic Labor

Posted for ASA Office in Press Releases
Post date: March 31, 2020

In March 2020, the MLA Executive Council approved (and the ASA Council endorsed) the following statement....

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