24/02/18 – CFP and CFPanel of the annual BrANCH Conference.

call for papers BrANCH

BrANCH, the Association of British American Nineteenth Century Historians, was established in 1993 in order to promote the study in Britain of the history of the United States between 1789 and 1917. Membership is open to anyone with a scholarly interest in this period of American history.

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01/03 – 2nd CFP: the 2018 Conference of the Swedish Association for American Studies (SAAS)

Please find attached a 2nd CFP for the 10th Biennial Conference of the Swedish Association for American Studies (SAAS). The conference will be held in Stockholm, Sweden, on September 28–30, 2018. Confirmed keynote speakers are David R. Roediger (University of Kansas), Sylvia Mayer (University of Bayreuth), and Frida Stranne (Halmstad University). Leggi tutto “01/03 – 2nd CFP: the 2018 Conference of the Swedish Association for American Studies (SAAS)”

11/03 – CFP: Stephen King at 45: Mainstream Horror and the American Literary Marketplace

In 1974, Stephen King burst onto the literary marketplace with Carrie. 45 years later, he is one of the world’s bestselling novelists, with roughly 60 novels and story collections to his name (and pseudonyms) that have appeared in multiple editions and number more than 300 million copies. Leggi tutto “11/03 – CFP: Stephen King at 45: Mainstream Horror and the American Literary Marketplace”

30/02 – CFP: IF, numero monografico su Stephen King

Il prossimo autunno la rivista If, diretta da Carlo Bordoni, pubblicherà un numero monografico dedicato a Stephen King, a cura di Valerio Massimo De Angelis. Se avete interesse a scrivere un saggio sul “King of Horror”, potete inviare un titolo provvisorio al Prof. De Angelis (valerio.deangelis@unimc.it) entro la fine di febbraio – la scadenza per la consegna dei contributi sarà poi la fine dell’estate.

CFP: Visions of the Future Student Symposium

The Polish Association for American Studies (PAAS) is promoting the 4th Symposium lead by students about the consequences and the future of America based on Leggi tutto “CFP: Visions of the Future Student Symposium”

British Library PhD research placement scheme about North American Migrant Narratives

phd research placement

The North American collection at the British Library covers holdings from the United States and Canada, from 1850 to the present day. The collections are vast, and broadly take in the social sciences and humanities. They include

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14/02 – CFP: 11th Annual Grad. Conference, North American Studies, Freie Universität Berlin

Follow the Yellow Brick Road?
Challenging Approaches to Progress in North America

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