ASEEES presented its annual awards for Distinguished Contributions to area studies, eight book prizes, an outstanding doctoral dissertation prize, graduate student essay prize, and a librarianship lifetime achievement award on November 11, 2017.
With over 650 sessions and many special events, the 2017 ASEEES Convention in Chicago, Nov. 9-12, promises to be an exceptional event. Here are some useful information about the convention before you go.
The theme, Image of the Self, seeks to examine the way states, societies, interest groups and social movements, as well as individuals, represent themselves to themselves and to others through manifold means including language, culture, literature, the politics of history, and politics as such.
ASEEES joins other scholarly associations in issuing a statement to oppose the proposal to tax graduate student tuition waivers as income.
ASEEES urges its US members to contact members of Congress to oppose a tax bill clause that would eliminate tax exemption for tuition waivers for graduate students.