31/10/2018 – CFP: Special Issue Atlantic Studies “Black Editorship in the Early Atlantic World

Scholarship on early African American print has developed substantially in the last decade. Major collections like Lara Langer Cohen and Jordan Alexander Stein’s Early African American Print Culture (2012) or George Hutchinson and John K. Young’sPublishing Blackness (2013), along with Eric Gardner’s Black Print Unbound (2015), have sparked new conversations between African American and print culture studies.  Leggi tutto “31/10/2018 – CFP: Special Issue Atlantic Studies “Black Editorship in the Early Atlantic World”

10/02/2018 – CFP: The Desert and the USA” University South Brittany, Lorient (France) 21-23 November 2019

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″

13/01/2019 – CFP: Euro-American Relations in the Age of Globalization: Risks and Opportunities

Euro-American Relations in the Age of Globalization:
Risks and Opportunities
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CFA: American Studies in Scandinavia

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 janne.lahti@helsinki.fi Leggi tutto “CFA: American Studies in Scandinavia”

Grants & Events: The U.S. in Europe Transatlantic Ideas, Institutions, People

Seminario di Letteratura, Storia e Cultura Americana

The U.S. in Europe

Transatlantic Ideas, Institutions, People

Roma, Centro Studi Americani (12 – 14 novembre 2018) Leggi tutto “Grants & Events: The U.S. in Europe Transatlantic Ideas, Institutions, People”

CFO: Start-up grants, Doctoral Program in Literary Studies, University of Basel

The Doctoral Program in Literary Studies of the University of Basel, Switzerland, awards up to three start-up grants, CHF 30,000 each, starting spring term 2019: https://dslw.philhist.unibas.ch/de/stipendien/

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30/11/2018 – CFA: Doctoral Grants GSNAS Freie Universität Berlin

The Graduate School of North Ameri­can Studies (GSNAS) at Freie Universität Berlin invites applications for  six doctoral grants (1,350 EUR per month) for the academic year 2019/2020 (starting date: October 1, 2019). Leggi tutto “30/11/2018 – CFA: Doctoral Grants GSNAS Freie Universität Berlin”

AISNA and AISNA Graduate Forum 27-28 settembre 2018: Il programma

Si segnala il programma dettagliato delle giornate AISNA (27 Settembre) e AISNA Graduate Forum (28 Settembre) che si svolgeranno presso il Centro Studi Americani di Roma.

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28/10/2018 – CFP: aspeers: emerging voices in american studies

Call for Papers (General Section) 

aspeers: emerging voices in american studies
Call for Submissions by 28 October 2018

aspeers is the first and currently only peer-reviewed print journal for MA-level American studies scholars in Europe. It is a platform for the best work done by American studies graduate students below the PhD level. It aims to foster academic exchange among young Americanists across Europe, and to thereby advance the field as well as its genuine European perspective on ‘America’ and its presences and effects around the world. aspeers features a general section in addition to a topical one that brings academic and creative works into a dialogue on one common theme. Leggi tutto “28/10/2018 – CFP: aspeers: emerging voices in american studies”

01/05/2020 – CFA: Willi Paul Adams Award

 

Willi Paul Adams Award

DEADLINE: SUBMISSIONS MUST BE POSTMARKED BY MAY 1, 2020

The Willi Paul Adams Award is given biennially by the Organization of American Historians to the author of the best book on American history published in a foreign language. The award (formerly the Foreign Language Book Prize) is named for Willi Paul Adams, who was an active member of OAH in Germany and a tireless advocate of the internationalization of American history. Leggi tutto “01/05/2020 – CFA: Willi Paul Adams Award”