AMS Publication Subventions

Spring 2011

The AMS is happy to announce its latest round of publication subventions. Nineteen books and one journal article have been granted $36,000 in funds to support publication expenses.

Funding for AMS subventions is provided through the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, and the generous support of AMS members and friends. Publication subventions are administered by the Publications Committee of the AMS.

Those interested in applying for AMS publication subventions are encouraged to do so. See the program descriptions for full details. Deadlines are 15 February, 15 August.

Spring 2011 Recipients:

Naomi André, Karen M. Bryan, and Eric Saylor, eds., Blackness in Opera, University of Illinois Press (supported by the Kinkeldey Endowment)

Christina Baade, Victory through Harmony: The BBC, Popular Music, and Performing Identity in World War II, Oxford University Press (supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment)

Susan L. Boynton, Silent Music: Medieval Song and the Construction of History in Eighteenth-Century Spain, Oxford University Press (supported by the Hanson Endowment)

Maria Cizmic, Performing Pain: Music and Trauma in Eastern Europe, Oxford University Press (supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment)

Eric A. Drott, Music and the Elusive Revolution: Cultural Politics and Political Culture in France, 1968-1981, University of California Press (supported by the Kinkeldey Endowment)

Lydia Goehr, “‘—wie ihn uns Meister Dürer gemalt!’ On Prophets, Painters, Musicians, and Mastersingers”, Journal of the American Musicological Society, 64 (2011), 51-118 (supported by the Brook Endowment)

Rufus E. Hallmark, Robert Schumann. Frauenliebe und Leben (Op. 42): Context, Composition, and Interpretation, Cambridge University Press (supported by the Daverio Endowment)

Barbara B. Heyman, A Comprehensive Thematic Catalog of the Works of Samuel Barber, Oxford University Press (supported by the Jackson Endowment)

Stephen Hinton, Kurt Weill’s Musical Theater: Stages of Reform, University of California Press (supported by the Hibberd Endowment)

Tamara Levitz, Modernist Mysteries: Perséphone, Oxford University Press (supported by the Kerman Endowment)

Jeffrey Magee, Irving Berlin's American Musical Theater, Oxford University Press (supported by the Reese Endowment)

Leta E. Miller, Music and Politics in San Francisco, University of California Press (supported by the Plamenac Endowment)

Carol Muller, Musical Echoes: South African Women Thinking in Jazz, Duke University Press (supported by the Hibberd Endowment)

Kristina Muxfeldt, Vanishing Sensibilities: Critical Essays in Reception and Historical Restoration, Oxford University Press (supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment)

Judith Peraino, Giving Voice to Love: Song and Self-Expression from the Troubadours to Guillaume de Machaut, Oxford University Press (supported by the Hanson Endowment)

Giorgio Sanguinetti, The Art of Partimento in Naples: History, Theory and Practice, Oxford University Press (supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment)

David Schiff, The Ellington Century, University of California Press (supported by the Bukofzer Endowment)

Bettina Varwig, Histories of Heinrich Schütz, Cambridge University Press (supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment)

Andrew H. Weaver, Sacred Music as Public Image for Holy Roman Emperor Ferdinand III, Ashgate Publishing (supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment)

Jessica L. Wood, Pained expression: Metaphors of Sickness and Signs of 'Authenticity' in Kurt Cobain’s Journals, Cambridge University Press (supported by the Reese Endowment)


Subventions awarded Fall 2010

Subventions awarded in Spring 2010

For the complete list of previous AMS publication subventions, see the AMS "Books supported" web site.

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