15/01/2018 – CFS: Ca’ Foscari Annals (Western Languages, Literatures, Culture, and History Section) n. 53/2019

Annali di Ca’ Foscari. Serie occidentale is an open-access annual online journal of double blind peer-reviewed academic articles which was first published in 1962 (http://edizionicafoscari.unive.it/en/edizioni/riviste/annali-di-ca-foscari-serie-occidentale/). It’is international in outlook, and accepts contributions  both from established Italian and foreign academics and from younger scholars. It’s indexed in DOAJ, ERIH Plus, MLA e Worldcat.

The Western Languages and Literatures Section of the journal welcomes contributions in English, Albanese, Basque, Bulgarian, Catalan, Czech, French, modern Greek, German, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian-Croatian, Slovenian, Spanish, and Swedish.

Western  Languages, Literatures, Culture, and History Section is currently seeking submissions for the next issue, which has a planned publication date of Autumn 2019. Proposals will be evaluated by the Editor and the Editorial Board on the basis of their pertinence to the research areas covered by the Department. Articles, including footnotes and references section, should not exceed 50.000 strokes (including spaces).

All articles should be accompanied by an abstract in English (1500 strokes, including spaces). All abstracts should be followed by four key words and by a short biographical note in English (1000 strokes, including spaces).

 In addition to full-length articles, the journal also publishes reviews of significant recent or forthcoming works, in Italian or in English (maximum two pages per review).

All contributions should be sent to: annali.occidentali@unive.it

When you email your submission, please indicate clearly which section of the journal your article or review is intended for.

The deadline for abstracts is January 15th 2019.

01/12/2018 – CFP: COPAS CfP White Supremacy in the United States: Politics, Economies, Histories, Affects, and Poetics

The online journal Current Objectives in Postgraduate American Studies (COPAS), dedicated to publishing the work of early career researchers in American Studies in Germany and beyond, turns twenty in 2019. To celebrate this, COPAS is looking for contributions to our anniversary thematic issue on “White Supremacy in the United States: Politics, Economies, Histories, Affects, and Poetics.” Please find our Call for Papers below as well as attached to this email. The deadline for article abstracts and creative submissions is fast approaching: Please distribute this CfP widely and submit your abstracts by December 1, 2018! Leggi tutto “01/12/2018 – CFP: COPAS CfP White Supremacy in the United States: Politics, Economies, Histories, Affects, and Poetics”

15/01/2019 – CFS: Terra Foundation for American Art International Essay Prize

The Terra Foundation for American Art International Essay Prize recognizes excellent scholarship by a non-U.S. citizen working in the field of historical American art. Manuscripts should advance the understanding of American art by demonstrating new findings and original perspectives. Leggi tutto “15/01/2019 – CFS: Terra Foundation for American Art International Essay Prize”

10/12/2018 – CFP: RSA Journal

Issue #30 (2019) of RSAJournal: Rivista di Studi Americani, the official journal of the Italian Association for North American Studies (Associazione Italiana di Studi Nord-Americani – AISNA) will feature a special section, edited by the general editor of RSAJournal, Valerio Massimo De Angelis, and by the Director of the Centro Altreitalie (Torino), Maddalena Tirabassi, on Mobilities and Citizenship: Rethinking Migrations, Individual and Collective Civil Rights, and their Representations in American History and Culture from the Colonial Age to the Present. Leggi tutto “10/12/2018 – CFP: RSA Journal”

01/12/2018 – CFP: Stonewall at 50 and Beyond: Interrogating the Legacy and Memory of the 1969 Riots

International conference

Stonewall at 50 and Beyond: Interrogating the Legacy and Memory of the 1969 Riots

University of Paris-Est Créteil / IMAGER (EA 3958)

Paris-Dauphine University (Paris-Sciences-et-Lettres) / IRISSO (UMR 7170-1427)

June 3rd–5th, 2019 Leggi tutto “01/12/2018 – CFP: Stonewall at 50 and Beyond: Interrogating the Legacy and Memory of the 1969 Riots”

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
(Turin, 6 Mai 2019) Leggi tutto “13/01/2019 – CFP: Euro-American Relations in the Age of Globalization: Risks and Opportunities”

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”