AMS Publication Subventions

Fall 2016

The AMS is happy to announce its latest round of publication subventions. Twenty-six books have been granted nearly $46,000 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 (or the closest business day following).

Fall 2016 Recipients:

David Beach, The Late Instrumental Music of Franz Schubert: A Theorist's Perspective (University of Rochester Press); supported by the Otto Kinkeldey Endowment

Harriet Boyd-Bennett, The Politics of Opera in Postwar Venice (Cambridge University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Rogerio Budasz, Opera in the Tropics: Theater and music in early-modern Brazil (Oxford University Press); supported by the Lloyd Hibberd Endowment

Joanne Cormac, Liszt and the Symphonic Poem (Cambridge University Press); supported by the Claire and Barry Brook Endowment

Jonathan De Souza, Music at Hand: Instruments, Bodies, and Cognition (Oxford University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Joseph Dyer, The Scientia artis musice (1274) of Hélie Salomon: Teaching Music in the Late Thirteenth Century (Routledge); supported by the Kenneth Levy Endowment

Stefan Fiol, Recasting Folk: Music, Media, and Social Mobility in the Indian Himalayas (University of Illinois Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Angela Fiore, Musica nelle istituzioni religiose femminili a Napoli (1650-1750) (Peter Lang); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Andy Flory, I Hear a Symphony: Motown and Crossover R&B (University of Michigan Press); supported by the Dragan Plamenac Endowment

Jonathan Glixon, Mirrors of Heaven or Worldly Theatres?: Venetian Nunneries and Their Music (Oxford University Press); supported by the Margarita M. Hanson Endowment

Dana Gooley, Sounding Side-ways: Improvisational Aesthetics in Nineteenth Century Music (Oxford University Press); supported by the Gustave Reese Endowment

Erinn Knyt, Ferruccio Busoni and his Legacy (Indiana University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Gerhard Kubik, Jazz Transatlantic I and II (University Press of Mississippi); supported by the Manfred Bukofzer Endowment

Samuel Llano, Discordant Notes: Marginality and Social Disorder in Madrid, 1850-1930 (Oxford University Press); supported by the Otto Kinkeldey Endowment

Stephen A. Marini, The Cashaway Psalmody: Transatlantic Religion and Music in Colonial Carolina (University of Illinois Press); supported by the Lloyd Hibberd Endowment

Valerio Morucci, Baronial Patronage and Music in Renaissance and Early Baroque Rome (Routledge); supported by the Gustave Reese Endowment

Lonán Ó Briain, Musical Minorities: The Sounds of Hmong Ethnicity in Northern Vietnam (Oxford University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Nathan Platte, Making Music in Selznick’s Hollywood (Oxford University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Katherine Preston, Opera for the People: English-Language Opera and Women Managers in Late 19th-Century America (Oxford University Press); supported by the Claire and Barry Brook Endowment

Kelly St. Pierre, Bedřich Smetana: Myth, Music, and Propaganda (Boydell & Brewer); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Kelly St. Pierre, Bedřich Smetana: Myth, Music, and Propaganda (Boydell & Brewer); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Joshua Walden, Musical Portraiture: The Composition of Identity in Contemporary and Experimental Music (Oxford University Press); supported by the Manfred Bukofzer Endowment

Marianne Wheeldon, Debussy’s Legacy and the Construction of Reputation (Oxford University Press); supported by the Dragan Plamenac Endowment


Subventions awarded Spring 2016

Subventions awarded Fall 2015

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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