Announcing Three New Review Editors for H-AMCA!

Dear AMCA Members,

Since its launch in May of 2015, the H-AMCA Reviews program has commissioned and published over a dozen reviews on some of the field’s most innovative and important new books. We have been delighted with the growth of our H-Net platform and will continue to invest in making H-AMCA a useful and productive resource. In this spirit, we are pleased to welcome three new members to the H-AMCA Reviews team – Alessandra Amin, Nisa Ari, and Sarah Dwider – who will be joining Jessica Gerschultz as Review Editors.

Deadline extended: Call for Host NWFC 2018




The fifth NWFashionConference (NWFC) is scheduled for the autumn of 2018. The NWFC Steering Committee is looking for a partner to host this next edition.

The NWFC was established to end the stubbornly persistent euro- and ethnocentric underpinnings of dominant fashion discourse and to construct alternative narratives. The NWFC stimulates critical reflection on fashion developments and histories.

CFP: The Division of Cinema and Media Studies at the University of Southern California

The Division of Cinema and Media Studies at the University of Southern California

Annual Graduate Conference - First Forum - 'Contagion' - This conference seeks to reconsider the term's association with disease and illness by foregrounding its etymological potential as a form of contact. The conference will take place on October 20th and 21st and the keynote speaker will be Dr. Bliss Cua Lim, Associate Professor of Film and Media Studies at UC-Irvine.

ANN: CAA-Getty International Program

CAA-Getty International Program

The CAA-Getty International Program, generously supported by the Getty Foundation, provides funding to between fifteen and twenty art historians, museum curators, and artists who teach art history to attend CAA’s Annual Conferences. The goal of the project is to increase international participation in CAA, to diversify the association’s membership, and to foster collaborations between North American art historians, artists, and curators and their international colleagues.

2018 SQCC Research Fellowship to Oman

The Sultan Qaboos Cultural Center (SQCC) supports and encourages advanced research on Oman across a variety of academic disciplines through the SQCC Research Fellowship Program. Launched in 2010, this program funds American scholars to conduct research in the Sultanate of Oman. This program is offered annually and is open to Ph.D. candidates and university academics.


Funding: Up to 20,000 OMR (51,000 USD) for one year of research.



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