Congratulations to Dr. Odle

February 26, 2019

Congratulations to Dr. Mairin Odle for being selected for a summer residency at the prestigious National Humanities Center in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina. Dr. Odle will spend the summer completing her book manuscript on body markings (tattooing, scalping) in early America. UA Professors Selected For Prestigious NHC Summer Residency    

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New Book by AMS Faculty

February 4, 2019

Dr. Edward Tang has a new book out, From Confinement to Containment: Japanese/American Arts during the Early Cold War. It examines the lives and works of four Japanese and Japanese American figures – a novelist, a film star, a painter, and a children’s author – from the World War II era to the onset of the…Read More

AMS Faculty Wins Book Award

October 29, 2018

The AMS Department congratulates Dr. Stacy Morgan for winning the 2018 Wayland D. Hand Prize for Outstanding Book in Folklore and History for his monograph Frankie and Johnny: Race, Gender, and the Work of African American Folklore in 1930s America (Austin: University of Texas Press, 2017). In the words of the Award Committee, “This book…Read More

Dr. Odle on Teaching Writing

July 31, 2018

Dr. Mairin Odle, our specialist in Native American Studies, talks about how she teaches writing by writing alongside her students and sharing her work with them. Guest Post: Writing Alongside Your Students

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Exhibit Opening – Natives and Newcomers: A Hidden History

December 6, 2017

  Please join us for the opening of “Natives and Newcomers: A Hidden History,” an exhibit curated by AMS 470 & 570 in collaboration with UA Libraries Special Collections. The opening reception is on Wednesday, December 6, 2017, from 4:30 to 5:30.

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Book Talk with AMS Professor Stacy Morgan

April 14, 2017

Professor Stacy Morgan will discuss his latest book on Thursday, April 20, 2017, at 5:00pm in ten Hoor room 30. Please join the faculty, staff, and students of the American Studies Department in celebrating this wonderful achievement. Their will be refreshments and a book signing immediately after the talk.

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Congratulations to Dr. Mairin Odle !

March 22, 2017

Congratulations to Dr. Mairin Odle for winning the Society of Early Americanists’ Best Essay Prize for 2016.

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Congratulations to Professor Michael Woods

February 9, 2017

Congratulations to American Studies Professor Michael T. Woods on his award to Study Football in Cuba. Instructor Wins Award to Study Football in Cuba Posted on February 7, 2017 – Awards, Desktop News, For Faculty, News, Research, Teaching The University of Havana From the February 2017 Desktop News | Michael Wood, an instructor in the Department…Read More

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Congratulations to Professor Mairin Odle

December 20, 2016

  Congratulations to American studies professor Mairin Odle on the publication of her article in Common-Place: The Journal of Early American Life.  The article is titled “‘We Are All Savages’: Scalping and Survival in The Revenant.”  

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Congratulations to AMS Professor Stacy Morgan for his new book!

December 15, 2016

Congratulations to American Studies Professor Stacy Morgan for the upcoming release of his latest book,  Frankie and Johnny: Race, Gender, and the Work of African American Folklore in 1930s America. The book, published by the University of Texas Press and now available for pre-order, Frankie and Johnny “presents a new argument for the centrality of African American folklore as a…Read More

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