Ever since the rise of mass politics in Western societies, the slow historical movement characterized by clashes, confrontations and negotiations between heterogeneous parties has been occasionally stirred by the deflagration of regional, national and transnational uprisings that rapidly altered the established status quo. Leggi tutto “CFP – 3rd Sapienza Graduate Forum, “Sapienza” University of Rome. “The times, are they a-changing? Shifting paradigms of protest.””
Cultural Performance in Transnational American Studies
Closing Conference of the DFG-funded research network “Cultural Performance in Transnational American Studies” (DFG # BA 3567/4-1)
Obama Institute for Transnational American Studies, Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz, June 21-23, 2018.
Conference organizers: Dr. Pia Wiegmink (Obama Institute) and Dr. Birgit M. Bauridl (U Regensburg) Leggi tutto “CFP: Cultural Performance in Transnational American Studies”
We share with the call for papers for the 45th Austrian Association for American Studies conference on the topic of “American Im/Mobilities”. The conference will take place in Vienna from November 16th to 19th, 2018 and proposals for paper presentations and/or full panels are welcomed. Leggi tutto “CFP “American Im/Mobilities” AAAS 2018″
6th Annual CAAS American Studies Workshop, Zadar, Croatia, 15-16 June 2018
CfP: Representations of Age and Ageing in American Culture
Croatian Association for American Studies (CAAS) announces a Call for Papers for the 6th Annual Workshop in American Studies to be held in Zadar, Croatia, 15-16 June 2018. Leggi tutto “CFP: Representations of Age and Ageing in American Culture”
Vi ricordiamo che AISNA Graduate Forum sta organizzando un panel all’interno del Sapienza Graduate Forum “The Times, Are They A-Changing? Shifting Paradigms of Protest”, che si terrà a Roma, presso l’Università La Sapienza, dal 17 al 19 maggio. Il tema del nostro panel è “All Things Methodology! Approaches, Theories, and Tools for American Studies.” Invitiamo giovani ricercatori (studenti M.A., Ph.D e Post-Doc) a presentare sulla metodologia utilizzata nel proprio ambito di ricerca, con l’idea di creare un momento di scambio e dialogo sui vari strumenti a disposizione per lo studio degli American Studies. Trovate qui il CFP con tutte le informazioni.
Third Conference of the New Diplomatic History Network
Roosevelt Institute for American Studies in Middelburg, the Netherlands, on 24-26 October 2018 Leggi tutto “CFP: Bridging Divides Third Conference of the New Diplomatic History Network”
The New Americanist would like to announce a call for papers for its second issue (Spring 2019). The New Americanist is an interdisciplinary journal publishing scholarly work on the United States and the Americas broadly considered. We are especially interested in work which includes a global perspective, introduces new critical approaches, and proposes theoretical frameworks to the study of the US. We welcome contributions from scholars from around the world and across the humanities and social sciences.
If you are interested in contributing, please submit a 350-word abstract and 200-word biographical note by 31 January 2018 to email@example.com. Completed articles of a 6000-8000 word length based on accepted abstracts by 30 June 2018.
The New Americanist comes out twice yearly in association with the American Studies Center, University of Warsaw. Please submit previously unpublished work only. All submissions will be subject to a double-blind peer review.
The New Americanist is always seeking book reviews and commentary. Please contact us if you are interested in contributing.
The New Americanist
c/o Matthew Chambers
American Studies Center
Al. Niepodleglosci 22
02-653 Warsaw POLAND
Announcing the fourth year of “OASIS-Orientale American Studies International School,” a one-week school that will take place at Università Orientale’s conference center on the island of Procida, off the coast of Naples, May 27-June 1, 2018.
Leggi tutto “CFA: OASIS Summer School 2018”
June 26-28, 2018 University of Rome, “La Sapienza”
In 1992 Gunter Demnig, a German artist born after the end of WWII, starts the Stolperstein project, the world’s largest decentralized memorial, consisting of small, cobblestone-sized brass plaques set in the pavement in front of the buildings where the victims of National Socialism lived. Leggi tutto “CFP: Past (Im)Perfect Continuous. Trans-Cultural Articulations of the Postmemory of WWII”
Circolazione di persone e di idee: integrazione ed esclusione tra Europa e Americhe
Il CRISA, in linea con una tradizione di convegni biennali, propone l’organizzazione di un evento incentrato sul tema delle migrazioni storiche e contemporanee da e verso le Americhe, considerato come argomento centrale nel dibattito politico, sociale e culturale del momento. Leggi tutto “CFP: Convegno CRISA 28-30 maggio 2018”