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Publication Subventions Awarded, Fall 2018

AMS Publication Subventions

Fall 2018

The AMS is happy to announce its latest round of publication subventions. Thirty-four books have been granted over $44,000 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 2018 Recipients:

Abby Anderton, Rubble Music: Occupying the Ruins of Postwar Berlin, 1945-1950 (Indiana University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Jacqueline Avila, Cinesonidos: Film Music and Identity in Mexican Cinema, 1896-1952 (Oxford University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Andrea Bohlman, Musical Solidarities: Political Action and Music in Late Twentieth-Century Poland (Oxford University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Ryan Bunch, Oz and the Musical: Performing the American Fairy Tale (Oxford University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Melissa D. Burrage, Caught on America's Changing Cultural Battlefield: German Conductor Dr. Karl Muck in World War I (University of Rochester Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Jerome Camal, Creolized Aurality: Guadeloupean Gwoka and Postcolonial Politics (University of Chicago Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Thomas Christensen, Stories of Tonality in the Age of François-Joseph Fétis (University of Chicago Press); supported by the James R. Anthony Endowment

Sarah Collins, Lateness and Modernism: Untimely Ideas about Music, Literature and Politics Between the Wars (Cambridge University Press); supported by the Manfred Bukofzer Endowment

Gabriela Cruz, Grand Illusion: Phantasmagoria in Nineteenth-Century Opera (Oxford University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Kyle Gann, The Arithmetic of Listening: Tuning Theory and History for the Impractical Musician (University of Illinois Press); supported by the Dragan Plamenac Endowment

K. Dawn Grapes, With Mornefull Musique: Funeral Elegies in Early Modern England (Boydell & Brewer); supported by the Margarita M. Hanson Endowment

Emily H. Green, Dedicating Music, 1785–1850 (University of Rochester Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Nicole Grimes, Brahms's Elegies: The Poetics of Loss in Nineteenth-Century German Culture (Cambridge University Press); supported by the Lloyd Hibberd Endowment

Thomas Irvine, Listening to China: Sound and the Sino-Western Encounter, 1770-1839 (University of Chicago Press); supported by the Gustave Reese Endowment

Jake Johnson, Mormons, Musical Theater, and Belonging in America (University of Illinois Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Hyun Joo Kim, Colors in Black and White: Liszt's Representations of Instrumental Sounds on the Piano (University of Rochester Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Lornell Kip, Country Music in Washington, D.C. (Oxford University Press); supported by the Donna Cardamone Jackson Endowment

Michael Lasser, City Songs and American Life, 1900-1950 (University of Rochester Press); supported by the John Daverio Endowment

Harry Liebersohn, Music and the New Global Culture: From the Great Exhibitions to the Jazz Age (University of Chicago Press); supported by the Joseph Kerman Endowment

Laura Lohman, Hail Columbia! American Music and Politics in the Early Nation (Oxford University Press); supported by the Claire and Barry Brook Endowment

Tracy McMullen, Haunthenticity: Musical Replay and the Fear of the Real (Wesleyan University Press); supported by the Endowment

John Near, Widor’s Maxims on Organ Performance Practice and Technique (University of Rochester Press); supported by the James R. Anthony Endowment

Mitchell Ohriner, Flow: Expressive Rhythm in the Rapping Voice (Oxford University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Benjamin Piekut, The World is a Problem: Henry Cow and the Vernacular Avant-Garde (Duke University Press); supported by the Manfred Bukofzer Endowment

James Porter, Beyond Fingal’s Cave: Ossian in the Musical Imagination (Boydell & Brewer); supported by the Otto Kinkeldey Endowment

Marianna Ritchey, Co-opting Classical Music: Neoliberalism and Contemporary Practice (University of Chicago Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Marie Rolf, Claude Debussy: biographie critique by Françoise Lesure (University of Rochester Press); supported by the James R. Anthony Endowment

Tes Slominski, Trad Nation: Gender, Sexuality, and Race in Irish Traditional Music (Wesleyan University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Kenneth Smith, Desire in Chromatic Harmony: A Psychodynamic Exploration of Fin-de-Siècle Tonality (Oxford University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Vincent Stephens, Rocking the Closet: Queer Male Musicians and the Power of Sexual Ambiguity (University of Illinois Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Joshua Tucker, Making Music Indigenous: Popular Music in the Peruvian Andes (University of Chicago Press); supported by the Lloyd Hibberd Endowment

Christopher Washburne, Latin Jazz: The Other Jazz (Oxford University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Laura Watson, Paul Dukas: Composer and Critic (Boydell & Brewer); supported by the James R. Anthony Endowment

David Yearsley, Sex, Death, and Minuets: Anna Magdalena Bach and Her Musical Notebooks (University of Chicago Press); supported by the Margarita M. Hanson Endowment


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For the complete list of previous AMS publication subventions, see the AMS "Books supported" web site.