EAAS 2018 – CFP for Panel Proposal: Avant-Garde as Protest

EBAAS conference 4th – 7th April 2018
King’s College London, University College London, and the British Library.

Avant-Garde as Protest:
The American Avant-Garde and Experimental Poetics

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Registration open for “The Course of Empires: American-Italian Cultural Relations, 1770–1980” (Oct 19-20)

CONFERENCE “The Course of Empires: American-Italian Cultural Relations, 1770–1980”
October 19-20, 2017
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC

Thursday, October 19, 6-8 p.m., Keynote at the Embassy of Italy
Friday, October 20, 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m., Symposium in McEvoy Auditorium. Leggi tutto “Registration open for “The Course of Empires: American-Italian Cultural Relations, 1770–1980” (Oct 19-20)”

CFP – Law and Justice in America: An Interdisciplinary Perspective, EBAAS 2018

Jak Allen and Olga Akroyd are looking for a third panellist to present a paper for the upcoming EBAAS conference on 4-7 April 2018 at King’s College London, University College London and the British Library. Leggi tutto “CFP – Law and Justice in America: An Interdisciplinary Perspective, EBAAS 2018”

LISA e-journal: The Underground Railroad(s): History, Myth and Representations

A century and a half after the abolition of slavery in the United States, the Underground Railroad, the formal and informal network of routes and people that helped fugitive slaves escape from the slaveholding South to freedom between the end of the 18th century and the Civil War, still draws considerable scholarly attention, whether it be through investigating its history or debating its many representations in public memory, literature and various art forms (Schulz, 2016). Leggi tutto “LISA e-journal: The Underground Railroad(s): History, Myth and Representations”

EBAAS conference of London – American Studies in Europe: ‘Life as a Postgraduate Student and Early Career Researcher’ – Call for Contributions

The Postgraduate Forum of AISNA (Italian Association of North American Studies), in coordination with the PG representative of BAAS Katerina Webb-Bourne and with the backing and full support of the EAAS board as well as the President, Philip McGowan, is organising a panel at the EBAAS conference of London on ‘American Studies in Europe: Life as a Postgraduate Student and Early Career Researcher’. Leggi tutto “EBAAS conference of London – American Studies in Europe: ‘Life as a Postgraduate Student and Early Career Researcher’ – Call for Contributions”

Reminder: Seeking 1-2 more panelists: EAAS/BAAS 2018 London (April): A Roundtable on Teaching in Place

Place, Protest, and Pedagogy: A Roundtable on Teaching in Place

Elizabeth Duclos-Orsello is seeking 1 (possibly 2) more participants for a teaching-focused roundtable  exploring the radical (or not) potential of American Studies courses that engage the places in which they are taught. Ideas about place-making, the (potential) Leggi tutto “Reminder: Seeking 1-2 more panelists: EAAS/BAAS 2018 London (April): A Roundtable on Teaching in Place”

Seeking a third panelist for a panel proposal for EBAAS 2018 London – Panel Proposal ‘Space as Protest: Literary Experimentations in Digitally-Generated Environments’

EBAAS conference 4th – 7th April 2018
King’s College London, University College London, and the British Library. Leggi tutto “Seeking a third panelist for a panel proposal for EBAAS 2018 London – Panel Proposal ‘Space as Protest: Literary Experimentations in Digitally-Generated Environments’”