AMS Publication Subventions

Fall 2012

The AMS is happy to announce its latest round of publication subventions. Twenty-four books and two articles have been granted about $50,000 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.

Fall 2012 Recipients:

John H. Baron, Concert Life in Nineteenth-Century New Orleans (Louisiana State University Press); supported by the Reese Endowment

Kevin Bartig, Composing for the Red Screen: Sergey Prokofiev and Stalinist Hisorical Film (Oxford University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

E. Douglas Bomberger, MacDowell (Oxford University Press); supported by the Daverio Endowment

Anthony J. Bushard, Leonard Bernstein's On the Waterfront: A Film Score Guide (Scarecrow Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Margaret Butler, "Time Management at Turin’s Teatro Regio: Galuppi’s La clemenza di Tito and Its Alterations, 1759" (Early Music); supported by the Brook Endowment

Margaret Butler, "Gluck’s Alceste in Bologna: Production and Performance at the Teatro Comunale, 1778" (JAMS); supported by the Brook Endowment

James Doering, The Great Orchestrator: Arthur Judson and American Arts Management (University of Illinois Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Annegret Fauser, Sounds of War: Music in the United States during World War II (Oxford University Press); supported by the Plamenac Endowment

Jason Geary, The Politics of Appropriation: German Romantic Music and the Ancient Greek Legacy (Oxford University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Christine Suzanne Getz, Sacred Conversations: Mary, Music, and Meditation in Post-Tridentine Milan (Indiana University Press); supported by the Hibberd Endowment

Lila Ellen Gray, Fado Resounding: Affective Politics and Urban Life (Duke University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Matthew Head, Sovereign Feminine: Music and Gender in Eighteenth-Century Germany (University of California Press); supported by the Bukofzer Endowment

Stephanie Jensen-Moulton, Edition of Miriam Gideon: Fortunato: An Opera in Three Scenes (1958) (A-R Editions); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Gregory S. Johnston, A Heinrich Schütz Reader (Oxford University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Kevin C. Karnes, A Kingdom Not of This World: Wagner, the Arts, and Utopian Visions in Fin-de-Siècle Vienna (Oxford University Press); supported by the Jackson Endowment

Elisabeth LeGuin, Indispensable Ornaments: Performing Comic Musical Theater in Enlightenment Madrid (University of California Press); supported by the Hanson Endowment

Rebecca Maloy and Emma Hornby, Music and Meaning in Old Hispanic Lent: Psalmi, Threni, and the Easter Vigil (Boydell & Brewer); supported by the Kerman Endowment

Drew Massey, John Kirkpatrick, American Music, and the Printed Page (University of Rochester Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Janet K. Page, Nuns, Music, and Politics in Eighteenth-Century Vienna (Cambridge University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Guthrie P. Ramsey, The Amazing Bud Powell: Black Genius, Jazz History, and the Challenge of Bebop (University of California Press); supported by the Reese Endowment

Ivan Raykoff, Dreams of Love: Playing the Romantic Pianist (Oxford University Press); supported by the Kinkeldey Endowment

S. Alexander Reed, Assimilate: A Critical History of Industrial Music (Oxford University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Matt Sakakeeny, Instruments of Power: Brass Bands in the Streets of New Orleans (Duke University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Bryan Simms, Pro-Mundo - Pro-Domo: The Writings of Alban Berg (Oxford University Press); supported by the Hibberd Endowment

Christopher J. Smith, William Sidney Mount and the Creolization of American Culture (University of Illinois Press); supported by the Brook Endowment

Justin A. Williams, Rhymin' and Stealin': Musical Borrowing in Hop-hop (University of Michigan Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment


Subventions awarded Spring 2012

Subventions awarded Fall 2011

Subventions awarded Spring 2011

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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