Category: Announcements

Apply for an AASA travel stipend

Call for Applications: Arab American Studies Association Travel Stipend 2017 Travel stipends of up to $250 will be awarded to qualified candidates to participate in the 2017 AASA conference in Dearborn, “Waypoints and Watersheds: Arab American Activism and Memories, A Conference Marking the 50th Anniversary of the 1967 War.” The funds may be used to cover travel, lodging, and other…
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Announcing AASA’s 2017 conference

Please join us for our upcoming conference–check out the schedule and register today!

Arab American Panels at MLA

If you will be at the MLA conference this weekend, please see below for information about Arab American Panels. Session 200: States of In/Security: Global Palestine in Literature, Culture, Art, and Activism Friday, 6 January, 8:30–9:45 a.m., 104B, Pennsylvania Convention Center Program arranged by the Global Arab and Arab American Forum Presiding: Karim Mattar, University of…
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MUSLIM AMERICAN STUDIES. The University of Michigan’s Department of American Culture and its program in Arab and Muslim American Studies (AMAS) seek qualified applications for an open-rank tenure-track faculty appointment in Muslim American studies. We seek a theoretically sophisticated, rigorous, and interdisciplinary scholar with a strong commitment to contribute to the governance and development of the…
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Call for Editor of The Journal of Middle East Women’s Studies

ASSOCIATION FOR MIDDLE EAST WOMEN’S STUDIES CALL FOR EDITOR OR CO-EDITORS OF THE JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST WOMEN’S STUDIES APPLICATIONS NOW BEING ACCEPTED: DEADLINE: June 1, 2017 The Association for Middle East Women’s Studies (AMEWS) is now accepting applications for an editor or co-editors for the Journal of Middle East Women’s Studies (JMEWS)( ). JMEWS,…
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AASA Events at MESA 2016

Below is a list of all AASA related events taking place at MESA this year (November 17-20, 2016). AASA-Arab American Studies Association ▪   Board Meeting, Thursday, 11/17, 3-4pm, MIT (3) ▪   Members Meeting, Thursday, 11/17, 6:30-7:30pm, Salon C (4) ▪   Open Reception Honoring Elaine Hagopian, Thursday, 11/17, 7:30-8:30pm, Salon C (4) [C4699] Thematic Conversation: Global…
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University of Michigan LSA Collegiate Postdoctoral Fellowship Program

University of Michigan LSA Collegiate Postdoctoral Fellowship Program Fellowship Period: July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2019 Application Deadline: November 7, 2016 The College of Literature, Science, and the Arts (LSA) at the University of Michigan is excited to announce the LSA Collegiate Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, a major initiative aimed to promote a diverse scholarly…
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Honoring Elaine Hagopian at AASA Members Meeting, MESA 2016

The Arab American Studies Association will be holding its annual members meeting at the Middle East Studies Association conference in Boston this year. In addition to the usual business of the members meeting (updates about the organization, conference planning, networking, etc) the AASA board is taking the opportunity to hold a small reception to honor…
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Event Notice: Families in Flight: Today’s International Refugee Crisis

Families in Flight: Today’s International Refugee Crisis Thursday, October 13 | 4:15 PM Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University 10 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA The Radcliffe Institute at Harvard University will host a panel discussion to explore topics of pressing global concern: refugees, forced migration, and internally displaced people. Panelists will focus on the Syrian refugee crisis,…
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Want to Vote in the AASA’s 2016 Election? Renew Membership!

Want to Vote in the AASA’s 2016 Election? Renew Membership! In order to vote in the upcoming AASA election for new board members, you must have a current 2016 membership. You can renew or purchase a 2016 membership by going here: 2018 Membership