AMS Publication Subventions

Fall 2014

The AMS is happy to announce its latest round of publication subventions. Seventeen books have been granted $35,000 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 2014 Recipients:

Amy Beal, Johanna Beyer (University of Illinois Press); supported by the Manfred Bukofzer Endowment

Kimberly A. Francis, Nadia Boulanger: Teaching Stravinsky (Oxford University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Marc Gidal, Spirit Serenade: Music and Community in Afro-Brazilian Religion (Oxford University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Jonathan Glasser, The Lost Paradise: Andalusi Music in Urban North Africa (University of Chicago Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Judy Lochhead, Reconceiving Structure in Contemporary Music: New Tools in Music Theory and Analysis (Routledge Taylor & Francis Group); supported by the Lloyd Hibberd Endowment

Danielle Fosler-Lussier, Music in America’s Cold War Diplomacy (University of California Press); supported by the Gustave Reese Endowment

Tanya Merchant, Women Musicians of Uzbekistan: From Courtyard to Conservatory (University of Illinois Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Sharon Meredith, Tuk Music Tradition in Barbados (Ashgate Publishing Group); supported by the Otto Kinkeldey Endowment

Shana Perschbacher, "Icelandic Nationalism, Difference Feminism, and Björk’s Maternal Aesthetic" (Women and Music 18) (New York University, Music Department); supported by the Manfred Bukofzer Endowment

Christopher Reynolds, Wagner, Schumann, and the Lessons of Beethoven’s Ninth (University of California Press); supported by the Joseph Kerman Endowment

Tamara Roberts, Resounding Afro-Asia: Interracial Music and the Performance of Unity (Oxford University Press); supported by the Dragan Plamenac Endowment

Eva Moreda Rodríguez, Music Criticism and Music Critics in Early Francoist Spain (Oxford University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Paul Schleuse, Singing Games in Early Modern Italy: The Music Books of Orazio Vecchi (Indiana University Press); supported by the Margarita Hanson and AMS 75 PAYS Endowments

Daniel Sharp, Between Nostalgia and Apocalypse: Popular Music and the Staging of Brazil (Wesleyan University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Ryan Thomas Skinner, Bamako Sounds: The Afropolitan Ethics of Malian Music (University of Minnesota Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Gavin Steingo, Kwaito’s Promise: Freedom and Aesthetic Experience in South African Music (University of Chicago Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Joan Titus, Hearing Shostakovich: Music for Early Soviet Cinema (Oxford University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment


Subventions awarded Spring 2014

Subventions awarded Fall 2013

Subventions awarded Spring 2013

Subventions awarded Fall 2012

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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