The first deadline for 2016–2017 ACLS Fellowships is Wednesday, September 23, two weeks away, including a new fellowship designated specifically for liberal arts college faculty, the Frederick Burkhardt Residential Fellowship for Recently Tenured Scholars.
The second issue of 2015, 135.2, has been published and mailed to subscribers.
Nominations for the elective offices of the Society that will become vacant at the end of the membership year 2014–2015 are solicited. Submissions are due by October 15, 2015.
JAOS made the big time, specifically in the June 25 issue of The New York Review of Books where Emma Flatt’s “The Authorship and Significance of the Nujum al-‘Ulum: A Sixteenth-Century Astrological Encyclopedia from Bijapur” (131,2: 223–44) earned a citation (in William Dalrymple, “The Renaissance of the Sultans”).
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to the new AOS site, some eighteen years younger than the former. News, blog posts, and announcements relating to the Society are welcome.