FUNDING: Terra Foundation for American Art International Publication Grant

  The Terra Foundation for American Art in 2014 awarded the College Art Association (CAA) a major, three-year grant to administer an annual program to support book-length scholarly manuscripts in the history of American art. This program, now in its second year, makes funds available to US and non-US publishers through the Terra Foundation for American Art International…

Fellowship: Hench Post-Dissertation Fellowship, American Antiquarian Society

Scholars who are no more than three years beyond receipt of the doctorate are eligible to apply for a special year-long residential fellowship at the American Antiquarian Society to revise their dissertation for publication. Established as the Mellon Post-Dissertation Fellowship in 1998, the fellowship has been renamed in honor of John B. Hench, who retired…

JOB: Teaching Fellowship in North American History, University of Warwick

  Fixed term contract for 10 months.The Department of History seeks to appoint a full-time Teaching Fellow in North American History. You will take seminars on the first-year undergraduate module ‘North America: Themes and Problems’ and you will convene, taking lectures and seminars, the second-year undergraduate module ‘Reform, Revolt and Reaction in the US’, for…

INTERNSHIP: Exploring American Foreign Policy Resources at the British Library

The Eccles Centre for American Studies at the British Library, in partnership with Research Councils UK, is looking to recruit an intern to develop a resource that will enable researchers to get the most out of the British Library’s collections related to American foreign policy. The resource could take the form of bibliographies, case studies,…

NEWS: Journal of American Studies

NEWS: JOURNAL OF AMERICAN STUDIES The table of contents for the July 2015 issue of the Journal of American Studies can be found here. Topics covered include the optics of 9/11 photography, Breaking Bad, election campaigns on screen, and blues and the patent medicine show. If you wish to be informed by email when each issue…

FELLOWSHIP: Eccles British Library Writer in Residence

FELLOWSHIP: ECCLES BRITISH LIBRARY WRITER IN RESIDENCE The Eccles British Library Writer in Residence Award 2016 is an award of £20,000 aimed at authors resident (for the year of residency at least) in the United Kingdom whose subject matter relates to the USA, Canada and/or the Caribbean. The award is not restricted to British nationals but is aimed at works written in the…