Program News

The 2017 AMNESP Newsletter is here!

By Julia KlineOctober 12th, 2017

The 2017 edition of the Boston Americanist, the annual American & New England Studies Program newsletter, has officially been published. You can find information our last academic year and the achievements of your friends and colleagues here.

Upcoming Spring 2017 Events

By Julia KlineOctober 12th, 2017

The American & New England Studies Program is excited to present the following events during Spring Semester 2017. Please email amnesp@bu.edu with any questions.

Gordon-Lecture

Corey Walker Lecture Poster

Posters courtesy of AMNESP Ph.D. candidate PJ Carlino

Elizabeth Duclos-Orsello (PhD 2002) Featured in Fulbright Scholar Program Video

By Julia KlineNovember 8th, 2016

AMNESP alumna Elizabeth Duclos-Orsello (PhD 2002) has been featured in a video by the Greek Fulbright Commission, which will be part of a larger video celebrating the 70th anniversary of the Fulbright Scholar Program later this year. As the Greek scholar example, she speaks to education, teaching, public scholarship, and global exchange. You can view the video feature here.

Professor Duclos-Orsello is currently the Chairperson of the Interdisciplinary Studies Program, Associate Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies, Coordinator of American Studies, and Faculty Fellow for Service-Learning at Salem State University in Salem, MA.

Will Moore invited to Winterthur Portfolio editorial board

By Julia KlineSeptember 27th, 2016

Professor and Program Director Will Moore has been invited to join the editorial board of Winterthur Portfolio. Founded in 1964 and published by the University of Chicago in association with the Winterthur Museum & Gardens, Winterthur Portfolio is the world’s preeminent journal devoted to interdisciplinary scholarship addressing American material culture. http://www.journals.uchicago.edu/toc/wp/current

The 2016 Boston Americanist Newsletter is Here!

By Julia KlineJuly 15th, 2016

We have just completed another successful year here in the American & New England Studies Program, and we are excited to share the highlights with you. The program has a lot going on, including students graduating, faculty both arriving and retiring, students and alumni gathering at the annual meeting of the American Studies Association, and an upcoming trip to see the Pawtucket Red Sox. Details about all aspects of the program can be found in The Americanist 2016.