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”
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.
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.
Call for papers for a forthcoming special issue of The New Centennial Review (Michigan State UP):
Call for papers for the III conference “communication across cultures” to be held in Warsaw, 6-7 december 2018.
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The Leon Edel Prize is awarded annually for the best essay on Henry James by a beginning scholar. The prize carries with it an award of $150, and the prize-winning essay will be published in HJR. Leggi tutto “01/11/2018 – CFP: Leon Edel Prize”
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.
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”
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.