Willi Paul Adams Award
DEADLINE: SUBMISSIONS MUST BE POSTMARKED BY MAY 1, 2020
The Willi Paul Adams Award is given biennially by the Organization of American Historians to the author of the best book on American history published in a foreign language. The award (formerly the Foreign Language Book Prize) is named for Willi Paul Adams, who was an active member of OAH in Germany and a tireless advocate of the internationalization of American history. Leggi tutto “01/05/2020 – CFA: Willi Paul Adams Award”
David Thelen Award
DEADLINE: APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED BY MAY 1, 2019
The David Thelen Award (formerly the Foreign Language Article Prize) is given biennially by the Organization of American Historians to the author of the best article on American history written in a foreign language. The winning article will be published in the Journal of American History. David Thelen was editor of the Journal of American History (1985–1999). Leggi tutto “01/05/2019 – CFA: David Thelen Award”
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”
We are forwarding a job announcement for a 50% PhD or Post-Doc assistantship in North American Literature (starting 1 January or 1 February 2019; application deadline 30 September 2018). See the attached. Leggi tutto “30/09/2018 – CFA: PhD or Post-Doc Assistantship University of Bern”
4th Summer School 2018
27 June-3 July 2018
Discussing Gender: Confrontations and Challenges
This is the 4th Summer School program to take place at the Faculty of Philosophy, AUTh. It is open to undergraduate and graduate students, IB students, secondary education teachers, and the general public.
It is organized with the collaboration of the Department of American Literature, School of English (AUTh), HELAAS and the Fulbright Foundation in Greece. Leggi tutto “05/06/2018 – CFA: 4th Summer School: 27 June – 4 July,2018 – Thessaloniki, Greece”
The Heidelberg Center for American Studies (HCA) invites applications for its distinguished Master of Arts in American Studies (MAS) program.
The MAS is an interdisciplinary program taught in English and aimed at qualified graduate students from around the world. It offers inside knowledge of the United States from an outside perspective. Admission is competitive and depends on quality and academic merits of the candidates. MAS participants benefit both from excellent academic teaching by internationally renowned scholars and from an interdisciplinary approach which meets the needs of future leaders. The MAS is a four-semester program. Leggi tutto “30/06/2018 – CFA: Master of Arts in American Studies at Heidelberg (Germany)”
The Centre for American Studies at the University of Kent invites postgraduate students and early career researchers to submit proposals for papers discussing, interrogating, analysing and advocating for innovative and creative approaches to American Studies scholarship in 2018. Leggi tutto “30/04/2018 – CFP: Methods and Practice in American Studies: Postgraduate Symposium”
Monday June 18, 2018 – Sunday June 24, 2018.
Director: Donald E. Pease (Dartmouth College)
Co-Directors: Colleen Boggs (Dartmouth College), Soyica Diggs Colbert (Georgetown University), Elizabeth Maddock Dillon (Northeastern University), Winfried Fluck (Freie Universität, Berlin), Donatella Izzo (Università degli studi di Napoli “L’Orientale,”), Cindi Katz (CUNY Graduate Center), Eng-Beng Lim (Dartmouth College), Eric W. Lott (CUNY Graduate Center) Leggi tutto “18/05/2018 – The 2018 Futures of American Studies Institute at Dartmouth College”