AAG Review of Books

Summer 2016 Issue of ‘The AAG Review of Books’ Now Available

The AAG is pleased to announce Volume 4, Issue 3 of The AAG Review of Books. The journal features scholarly book reviews, along with reviews of significant current books related more broadly to geography and public policy and/or international affairs. AAG members receive online access to all past and current issues of The AAG Review of Books — go to the Members Only page…
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NSF’s Directorate for Education and Human Resources search for a Division Director of the Division of Undergraduate Education (DUE)

The Directorate for Education and Human Resources announces a nationwide search to fill the position of Division Director, Division of Undergraduate Education (DUE) in the Directorate for Education and Human Resources (EHR). The mission of EHR is to provide the research foundation to develop a diverse science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM)-literate public and a…
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AAG Newsletter

AAG Newsletter: July 2016

July 2016 Welcome to the Newsletter of the American Association of Geographers (AAG). For more up-to-date news, stories, and announcements, read PRESIDENT'S COLUMN The End(s) of Geography? By Glen M. MacDonald MacDonald Serving as your President is a singular honor, but also one that is more than a little daunting. My trepidation arises from three sources. First, with…
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AAG Seeks Nominations for 2017 Vice President, National Councilors

The AAG Nominating Committee seeks nominations for Vice President (one to be elected) and for National Councilor (two vacancies) for the 2017 election. Those elected will take office on July 1, 2017. Members should submit the names and addresses of each nominee and their reasons for supporting nomination to any member of the committee no later than…
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New Books in Geography — June 2016

The AAG Review of Books office has released the list of the books received during the month of June. Following are the references: June 2016  Amazonia in the Anthropocene: People, Soils, Plants, Forests by Nicholas C. Kawa (University of Texas Press 2016) Anarchist’s Guide to Historic House Museums by Franklin D. Vagnone (Routledge 2015) Beetle…
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National Humanities Center Now Accepting Applications for 2017-18 Fellowships

The National Humanities Center invites applications for academic-year or one-semester residencies. Fellowship applicants must have a PhD or equivalent scholarly credentials. Mid-career as well as senior scholars from all areas of the humanities are welcome; emerging scholars with a strong record of peer-reviewed work are also invited to apply. The Center does not normally support…
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Earth Science Week 2016 Toolkits Now Available to Order

The American Geosciences Institute (AGI) is now accepting advance orders for the Earth Science Week 2016 Toolkit. The Toolkit contains educational materials for all ages that correspond to this year's event theme, "Our Shared Geoheritage." Materials include the traditional program poster and school-year activity calendar, as well as a DVD, posters, activities, and other resources…
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GeoHumanities

Latest Issue of ‘GeoHumanities’ Features Special Thematic Forum on Attunement

In the year since the AAG launched its GeoHumanities journal, the editors have received a vast array of fascinating manuscripts in the form of traditional scholarly “Articles” and “Practices and Curations” pieces, which cross over between the academy and creative practice. As the space for interdisciplinary scholarship at the intersection of geography and the humanities,…
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Environmental Sciences Section Editor Sought for ‘Annals of the AAG’

The American Association of Geographers seeks applications and nominations for the Environmental Sciences section editor for the Annals of the American Association of Geographers. The new section editor will be appointed for a four-year editorial term that will commence on January 1, 2017. The appointment will be made by fall 2016. The AAG seeks an…
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GeoHumanities

June 2016 Issue of ‘GeoHumanities’ Now Available

The AAG is pleased to announce that Volume 2, Issue 1 (June 2016) of GeoHumanities is now available. GeoHumanities is the newest journal of the American Association of Geographers. It features articles that span conceptual and methodological debates in geography and the humanities; critical reflections on analog and digital artistic productions; and new scholarly interactions…
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African Geographical Review

August 2016 Issue of the ‘African Geographical Review’ Now Available

The AAG is pleased to announce that Volume 35, Issue 2 (August 2016) of the African Geographical Review is now available. The African Geographical Review is the journal by the Africa Specialty Group of the American Association of Geographers. The journal provides a medium for the publication of geographical material relating to Africa. Articles are welcomed from…
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Recent News

August 2016 Issue of ‘The Professional Geographer’ Now Available

The AAG is pleased to announce that Volume 68, Issue 3 (August 2016) of The Professional Geographer is now available. The focus of The Professional Geographer is on short articles in academic or applied geography, emphasizing empirical studies and methodologies. These features may range in content and approach from rigorously analytic to broadly philosophical or prescriptive. The…
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