CFP: Scottish Association for the Study of America 2018 annual conference

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SASA’s annual one-day conference will take place in the School of History, Classics and Archaeology at the University of Edinburgh on Saturday March 4, 2017. Keynote speaker will be Professor Daniel Kryder (Brandeis University), the 2016-17 Fulbright-British Library Eccles Centre Scholar.

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Call​ ​for​ ​Proposals: Arthur ​Miller​ in​ the 1960s

The Arthur Miller Society

Call​ ​for​ ​Proposals    Arthur Miller​ in​ the 1960s  An​ ​anthology​ ​to​ ​be​ ​published​ ​by​ ​Lexington​ ​Books,  the​ ​academic​ ​imprint​ ​of​ ​Rowman​ ​&​ ​Littlefield

Due​ ​Date​ ​for​ ​Proposals​ ​for​ ​Articles:​ ​​February​ ​1,​ ​2018  Send​ ​Proposals​ ​to​ ​David​ ​Palmer,​ ​President,​ ​The​ ​Arthur​ ​Miller​ ​Society:  dpalmer@maritime.edu

Due​ ​Date​ ​for​ ​First​ ​Drafts​ ​of​ ​Accepted​ ​Articles:​ ​​September​ ​15,​ ​2018

Acceptable​ ​Article​ ​Length:​ ​5,000-9,000​ ​words

Lexington​ ​Books,​ ​the​ ​academic​ ​imprint​ ​of​ ​Rowman​ ​&​ ​Littlefield,​ ​has  expressed​ ​initial​ ​interest​ ​in​ ​working​ ​with​ ​the​ ​Arthur​ ​Miller​ ​Society​ ​to  develop​ ​an​ ​anthology​ ​of​ ​articles​ ​on​ ​Miller’s​ ​life​ ​and​ ​work​ ​in​ ​the​ ​1960s.​ ​Final  acceptance​ ​of​ ​the​ ​project​ ​by​ ​Lexington​ ​will​ ​depend​ ​on​ ​the​ ​number​ ​and  quality​ ​of​ ​articles​ ​that​ ​are​ ​proposed​ ​for​ ​the​ ​volume.    Leggi tutto “Call​ ​for​ ​Proposals: Arthur ​Miller​ in​ the 1960s”

CFP: Anthology/Edited collection on Disney theme parks and performance

We are seeking interested scholars to join an anthology/edited collection of essays focused on performance and Disney theme parks, tentatively titled Carousel of Performance: The Tourist as Actor in the Mouse’s Kingdom. Several authors have already contributed work to this collection in progress, and discussions have begun with an interested academic publisher. Leggi tutto “CFP: Anthology/Edited collection on Disney theme parks and performance”

CFP: Convegno CRISA 28-30 maggio 2018

Circolazione di persone e di idee: integrazione ed esclusione tra Europa e Americhe

Il CRISA, in linea con una tradizione di convegni biennali, propone l’organizzazione di un evento incentrato sul tema delle migrazioni storiche e contemporanee da e verso le Americhe, considerato come argomento centrale nel dibattito politico, sociale e culturale del momento. Leggi tutto “CFP: Convegno CRISA 28-30 maggio 2018”

CFP: Edited Collection Preserving U.S. History–Memorializing Contested Events

Deadline for submissions: December 15, 2017

full name / name of organization: Melissa M. Bender, University Writing Program, University of California, Davis; Klara Stephanie Szlezák, American Studies, University of Passau, Germany

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CFP: American Art Economics Questionnaire

American Art, the peer-reviewed journal co-published by the Smithsonian American Art Museum and the University of Chicago Press, invites historians of American art to answer the question, “What do we talk about when we talk about economics, money, and the art market?Leggi tutto “CFP: American Art Economics Questionnaire”

Call For Papers: “Transatlantic Conversations: New and Emerging Approaches to Early American Studies”

A Workshop Jointly Sponsored and Organized by the Obama Institute for Transnational American Studies and the Society of Early Americanists October 4-6, 2018
Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany Leggi tutto “Call For Papers: “Transatlantic Conversations: New and Emerging Approaches to Early American Studies””