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”

23/09/18 – IAAS postgraduate symposium

This year the Irish Association for American Studies Postgraduate Symposium invites papers that investigate the myriad ways in which American history and culture has been recorded and rerecorded, across all media. Organizers welcome proposals for papers that consider how America is engaging continuously in a dialogue with its own history and culture.

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20/09/18 – Call for papers, Transnational and Multilingual Writing in the Age of Nationalism

Nationalism as a distinct political ideology can be said to have characterized the first half of the twentieth century, at least as regards the western hemisphere.

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30/09/2018. Call for papers and contributions “Poe Studies: History, Theory, Interpretation”.

According to poet Frances Osgood, her friend Edgar Allan Poe finds his best voice in genres hospitable to the warmth of human intercourse: “It was in his conversations and his letters, far more than in his published poetry and prose writings, that the genius of Poe was most gloriously revealed”

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30/10/18 – Call for contributions “American Literary Naturalism in the World”

Call for papers for a forthcoming special issue of The New Centennial Review (Michigan State UP):

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23/09/19. CFP: communication across cultures

Call for papers for the III conference “communication across cultures” to be held in Warsaw, 6-7 december 2018.

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01/09/2018 – CFPanels: “Paradise on Fire” – 13th ASLE Biennial Conference

The Biennial ASLE Conference “Paradise on Fire” explores the connections among storytelling, real and imagined landscapes, future-making, activism, environed spaces, differential exclusions, long histories, and the disaster-prone terrains of the Anthropocene.

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03/08/2018 – CFP: Paranoia in the Americas: American Anxieties in a Transnational Context

Paranoia in the Americas:  American Anxieties in a Transnational Context

University College Cork 24 November 2018  Leggi tutto “03/08/2018 – CFP: Paranoia in the Americas: American Anxieties in a Transnational Context”

15/09/2018 – CFP: Avant-garde and Popular Forms Between Music and Visual Media. Transhistorical and Intermedial Investigations

This issue of Cinéma&Cie aims to address the context made up of works of art in music, film and video by tracing the ongoing exchange between avant-garde and popular forms from trans-historical and intermedial perspectives.

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