The conference hopes to broaden the scope of American literature, opening it to more complex geographies, and to a variety of genres and media.
The first AISNA Graduate Forum Conference, held on September 28, 2018 at the Center for American Studies in Rome, was dedicated to the fiftieth anniversary of the protests of 1968, and aimed at investigating the legacies of the social movements that emerged during the1960s to fight against discriminations of race, class, gender and sexuality. Leggi tutto “First AISNA Graduate Forum – October 27-28, Rome. Report”
The Swiss Association for Gender Studies biennal conference @ the University of Berne.
International transdisciplinary symposium organized by HCTI (EA 4249) November 21-23, 2019 at the Université Bretagne Sud in Lorient, South Brittany, France.
“The Desert and the USA”
The Université Bretagne Sud and the Université Bretagne Occidentale joint research group HCTI (“Héritages et Constructions dans le Texte et l’Image,” EA 4249) in collaboration with the Université Bordeaux-Montaigne and its research group CLIMAS (“Cultures et Littératures du Monde Anglophone,” EA 4196) are pleased to host a three-day international and transdisciplinary symposium on “The Desert and the USA” to be held on November 21-23, 2019 at the Université Bretagne Sud in Lorient, France. We seek papers investigating the link between the USA and its deserts but also with deserts outside American borders. Leggi tutto “10/02/2018 – CFP: The Desert and the USA” University South Brittany, Lorient (France) 21-23 November 2019″
Euro-American Relations in the Age of Globalization:
Risks and Opportunities
(Turin, 6 Mai 2019) Leggi tutto “13/01/2019 – CFP: Euro-American Relations in the Age of Globalization: Risks and Opportunities”
American Studies in Scandinavia, the journal of the Nordic Association for American Studies (NAAS) since 1968, is published twice each year, and carries scholarly articles and reviews on a wide range of American Studies topics and disciplines, including history, literature, politics, geography, media, language, diplomacy, race, gender, ethnicity, economics, law, culture and society. Sponsored by the National Councils for Research in Science and the Humanities in Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden, the journal is published by University Press of Southern Denmark with the financial support of the Nordic Publications Committee for Humanist Periodicals. The journal is currently edited by Janne Lahti at the University of Helsinki, Finland. You may contact Editor Janne Lahti at firstname.lastname@example.org Leggi tutto “CFA: American Studies in Scandinavia”