30/11/2021 – Award Prize: Francesco Durante Award for Italian American History / Literature / Culture

 To honor the legacy of the late Francesco Durante, an annual prize of $1,000 will be awarded for the best original essay in English or Italian submitted by an emergent scholar of Italian American literature, history, and/or culture. Leggi tutto “30/11/2021 – Award Prize: Francesco Durante Award for Italian American History / Literature / Culture”

20/07/2021 – Job Opportunity: Post-doc in American Literary and Cultural Studies – University of Vienna

University Assistant (post doc) at the Department of English and American Studies, University of Vienna Leggi tutto “20/07/2021 – Job Opportunity: Post-doc in American Literary and Cultural Studies – University of Vienna”

30/07/2021 – Job Opening: Post-Doc contract

University of Warsaw is looking for a young academic (up to 7 years after PhD) with experience and interest in animal studies for a post-doc position in a grant financed by the National Science Center of Poland, to be carried  out at the Department of North American Cultures and Languages, Institute of English Studies at the University of Warsaw. The title of the grant is  “Figurations of interspecies harmony in literature, film and other cultural texts of the English-speaking sphere, from the mid-19th to the 21st centuries.”
This is a research-only fixed-term position with no possibility of renewal.
The full ad is available here: https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/656298
If you have any question about this position please contact me at j.wlodarczyk@uw.edu.pl

11/07/2021 – Opportunities: Workshop “Archipelagic Imperial Spaces and Mobilities”

“Archipelagic thinking: Anthropocene Islands and the Insular.” Public conversation with Prof. Michelle Ann Stephens (English Dept., Rutgers Univ. New Brunswick, NJ) and Prof. Jonathan Pugh (School of Geography, Politics and Sociology, Newcastle University UK).

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16/06/2021 – PhD Call: Bando Dottorato in Studi Linguistici e Letterari, Università di Udine e Università di Trieste

Si segnala il bando di concorso per il Dottorato in Studi Linguistici e Letterari (Università di Udine e Università di Trieste), scadenza 16 giugno 2021. Di seguito il link

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30/06/2021 – Summer School: CHINAMERICA

Segnaliamo l’apertura delle iscrizioni per l’edizione 2021 (online) della Summer School in Cultural Studies dell’Università di Urbino. Il tema di  quest’anno è CHINAMERICA. Informazioni in allegato.

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Opportunity: MOOC “Literature in the Digital Age”

Here’s the latest edition of MOOC “Literature in the Digital Age: From Close Reading to Distant Reading,” which will start here on March 15, 2021: https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/reading-digital/4. It’s a six-week course and it’s for free.

01/06/2021 – Job Opportunity: Assoc Prof Position, Am Studies, University of Oslo

A permanent position of Associate Professor of American Studies is available at the Department of Literature, Area Studies, and European Languages, University of Oslo. *Deadline: 1 June 2021* Leggi tutto “01/06/2021 – Job Opportunity: Assoc Prof Position, Am Studies, University of Oslo”

30/05/2021 – Summer School “The Politics of Social Distancing”

SUMMER SCHOOL 2021 – INVITATION

JUNE 26, 2021 – ONLINE

 “The Politics of Social Distancing”

DEPARTMENT OF AMERICAN LITERATURE AND CULTURE

SCHOOL OF ENGLISH, ARISTOTLE UNIVERSITY OF THESSALONIKI, GREECE Leggi tutto “30/05/2021 – Summer School “The Politics of Social Distancing””