CFP: Recovering May Alcott Nieriker’s Life and Work

Recovering May Alcott Nieriker’s Life and Work | A One Day Conference. June 28, 2018, Université Paris Diderot https://mayalcottnieriker.com/

Keynote Speaker | Dr Daniel Shealy (UNC, Charlotte) Deadline 31st January 2018

May Alcott Nieriker was a nineteenth-century American painter who lived as a single woman in Paris between the years of 1870-1879. At a time when women were not admitted to the beaux arts and were forced to pay double in tuition at the private ateliers, May daringly travelled alone to pursue a career at the age of thirty. Leggi tutto “CFP: Recovering May Alcott Nieriker’s Life and Work”

CFP: Past (Im)Perfect Continuous. Trans-Cultural Articulations of the Postmemory of WWII

June 26-28, 2018 University of Rome, “La Sapienza”

In 1992 Gunter Demnig, a German artist born after the end of WWII, starts the ​Stolperstein project, the world’s largest decentralized memorial, consisting of small, cobblestone-sized brass plaques set in the pavement in front of the buildings where the victims of National Socialism lived. Leggi tutto “CFP: Past (Im)Perfect Continuous. Trans-Cultural Articulations of the Postmemory of WWII”

CfP: PhD Seminar in American History / American Studies Middelburg

Middelburg, The Netherlands, 2-4 May 2018

The Roosevelt Institute for American Studies (RIAS) is a library, research institute, and graduate school, partnered with Leiden University. Since 2003, the Institute has organized regular seminars for doctoral students pursuing research in its areas of interest, and past participants have included students from leading universities across Europe and the United States. Leggi tutto “CfP: PhD Seminar in American History / American Studies Middelburg”

CFP: Moravian Journal of Literature and Film – Willa Cather Special issue

The Moravian Journal of Literature and Film
invites submissions for a forthcoming special issue on WILLA CATHER.
This issue will present unpublished letters from Tomáš Garrigue Masaryk (1850–1937), the first Czechoslovak president, to Willa Cather. Leggi tutto “CFP: Moravian Journal of Literature and Film – Willa Cather Special issue”

Graduate Student Symposium – French Association for American Studies: call for presentations

Association Française d’Etudes Américaines (AFEA) / French Association for American Studies
Graduate Student Symposium 2018 – University of Nice, May 22, 2018
Call for Presentations Leggi tutto “Graduate Student Symposium – French Association for American Studies: call for presentations”

CFP: Iperstoria, Sezione Monografica, Spring/Summer 2018

AMERICAN CONSTRUCTIONS OF PHOTOGRAPHY / PHOTOGRAPHIC CONSTRUCTIONS OF AMERICA

Iperstoria, Monographic Section, Spring/Summer 2018, edited by Serena Fusco (University of Naples “L’Orientale”, sfusco@unior.it) and Mauro Pala (University of Cagliari, pala@unica.it)

CONCEZIONI AMERICANE DELLA FOTOGRAFIA / CONCEZIONI FOTOGRAFICHE DELL’AMERICA Leggi tutto “CFP: Iperstoria, Sezione Monografica, Spring/Summer 2018”

CFP: 11th Annual Graduate Conference of the GSNAS Berlin: “Follow the Yellow Bric”

Call for papers for the 11th Annual Graduate Conference of the GSNAS Berlin:
“Follow the Yellow Brick Road? Challenging Approaches to Progress in North America” Graduate School of North American Studies, Freie Universität Berlin, June 7-8, 2018  Leggi tutto “CFP: 11th Annual Graduate Conference of the GSNAS Berlin: “Follow the Yellow Bric””

CfP: Glocal Places of Literature: Production – Distribution – Reception

I dipartimenti di Englische Philologie e Komparatistik della Georg-August-Universität Göttingen (Germania) stanno organizzando una conferenza sul tema della produzione e ricezione della letteratura a livello globale e locale (28-30 giugno 2018). Leggi tutto “CfP: Glocal Places of Literature: Production – Distribution – Reception”

CFP: Fraud and Forgery in Literature of the Long Nineteenth Century

22-23 June 2018
Aarhus University, Denmark
Keynotes:
Dr. James Taylor, Lancaster University:
How to get rich quick: Financial advice in nineteenth-century Britain
Professor Nick Groom, University of Exeter:
‘How much blood and horror lies behind all “good things”!’: Vampiric Authenticity and Catachthonic Forgery in the Long Nineteenth Century Leggi tutto “CFP: Fraud and Forgery in Literature of the Long Nineteenth Century”

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”