AMS Publication Subventions

Fall 2015

The AMS is happy to announce its latest round of publication subventions. Twenty works have been granted $38,000 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 2015 Recipients:

Sharon Ammen, May Irwin: Queen of Comedy (University of Illinois Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Eliot Bates, Digital Tradition: Arrangement and Labor in Istanbulís Recording Studio Culture (Oxford University Press); supported by the Manfred Bukofzer Endowment

Peter Bennett, "Hearing King David in Early Modern France: Politics, Prayer, and Louis XIIIís Musique de la Chambre" (AMS (JAMS)); supported by the James R. Anthony Endowment

Giorgio Biancorosso, Situated Listening: Music and the Representation of the Attention in Narrative Cinema (Oxford University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

David Brackett, Categorizing Sound: Genre and Identity in Twentieth-Century Popular Music (University of California Press); supported by the Otto Kinkeldey Endowment

Geoffrey Burgess, The Pathetick Musician (Oxford University Press); supported by the Margarita M. Hanson Endowment

Victor Coelho and Keith Polk, Instrumentalists and Renaissance Culture, 1420-1600: Players of Function and Fantasy (Cambridge University Press); supported by the Martin Picker Endowment

Rebecca Harris-Warrick, Dance and Drama in French Baroque Opera: A History (Cambridge University Press); supported by the James R. Anthony Endowment

Daniel Harrison, Pieces of Tradition: An Analysis of Contemporary Tonal Music (Oxford University Press); supported by the Lloyd Hibberd Endowment

Lawrence Kramer, The Thought of Music (University of California Press); supported by the Joseph Kerman Endowment

Richard Kramer, Cherubino’s Leap: In Search of the Enlightenment Moment (University of Chicago Press); supported by the Otto Kinkeldey Endowment

Deirdre Loughridge, Haydnís Sunrise, Beethovenís Shadow: Audiovisual Culture and the Emergence of Romanticism (University of Chicago Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Nancy Yunhwa Rao, Chinatown Opera Theaters (University of Illinois Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Colleen Reardon, A Sociable Moment: Opera Production and Performance in Seicento Siena (Oxford University Press); supported by the Gustave Reese Endowment

Bradley Shope, American Popular Music in Britain's Raj (University of Rochester Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Jeffrey Summit, Singing God's Words in God's Own Tune: The Performance of Biblical Chant in Contemporary Judaism (Oxford University Press); supported by the Dragan Plamenac Endowment

Jeffrey Swinkin, Performative Analysis: Reimagining Music Theory for Performance (University of Rochester Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Benjamin Teitelbaum, Lions of the North: Music and New Nordic Radical Nationalism (Oxford University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Donald Traut, Stravinsky's "Great Passacaglia": Recurring Elements in the Concerto for Piano and Wind Instruments (University of Rochester Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Andrew Walkling, Masque and Opera in Restoration England (Ashgate Publishing); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment


Subventions awarded Spring 2015

Subventions awarded Fall 2014

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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