American Studies Association

Established: 1951. Membership: 5,500. Annual dues: $15-99 individual; $140 institution.

Website: http://www.theasa.net/

Statement of Purpose: To promote the interdisciplinary study of American culture and history, to encourage new research and new methods of teaching, and to provide a forum for the interchange of ideas across traditional fields.

Annual Meeting: October or November

Publications: American Quarterly; ASA Newsletter, quarterly; Encyclopedia of American Studies Online, online; various other publications

Address
American Studies Assoc.
1120 19th St. NW, Ste. 301
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 202.467.4783

Primary Contact: John F. Stephens, Exec. Dir.

Officers

President
Curtis Marez
Univ. of California, San Diego
E-mail: cmarez@ucsd.edu

President-elect
Lisa Duggan
New York Univ.
E-mail: Lisa.Duggan@nyu.edu

Past President
Matthew F. Jacobson
Yale Univ.
E-mail: matthew.jacobson@yale.edu

Executive Director
John F. Stephens
American Studies Assoc.
E-mail: asastaff@theasa.net

Editor, American Quarterly
Sarah Banet-Weiser
Univ. of Southern California
E-mail: sbanet@usc.edu

Editor, Encyclopedia of American Studies Online
Simon J. Bronner
Penn State Univ., Harrisburg
E-mail: sjb2@psu.edu