Recovering May Alcott Nieriker’s Life and Work | A One Day Conference. June 28, 2018, Université Paris Diderot https://mayalcottnieriker.com/
Keynote Speaker | Dr Daniel Shealy (UNC, Charlotte) Deadline 31st January 2018
May Alcott Nieriker was a nineteenth-century American painter who lived as a single woman in Paris between the years of 1870-1879. At a time when women were not admitted to the beaux arts and were forced to pay double in tuition at the private ateliers, May daringly travelled alone to pursue a career at the age of thirty. Leggi tutto “CFP: Recovering May Alcott Nieriker’s Life and Work”
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”
In occasione dell’inaugurazione del nostro very own graduate journal JAm It! (Journal of American Studies in Italy), la redazione invita giovani studios* a presentare la candidatura per entrare a far parte dell’advisory board della rivista.
Leggi tutto “Call for Expression of Interest: Comitato Scientifico di JAM IT!”
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.””
Middelburg, The Netherlands, 2-4 May 2018
The Roosevelt Institute for American Studies (RIAS) is a library, research institute, and graduate school, partnered with Leiden University. Since 2003, the Institute has organized regular seminars for doctoral students pursuing research in its areas of interest, and past participants have included students from leading universities across Europe and the United States. Leggi tutto “CfP: PhD Seminar in American History / American Studies Middelburg”
Sei alla ricerca di un dottorato in Francia? Ecco un vademecum con le informazioni essenziali: burocrazia, procedure di ammissione e… Cosa succede dopo?
Leggi tutto “Dottorato di ricerca in Francia – come presentare domanda?”
The Moravian Journal of Literature and Film
invites submissions for a forthcoming special issue on WILLA CATHER.
This issue will present unpublished letters from Tomáš Garrigue Masaryk (1850–1937), the first Czechoslovak president, to Willa Cather. Leggi tutto “CFP: Moravian Journal of Literature and Film – Willa Cather Special issue”
Association Française d’Etudes Américaines (AFEA) / French Association for American Studies
Graduate Student Symposium 2018 – University of Nice, May 22, 2018
Call for Presentations Leggi tutto “Graduate Student Symposium – French Association for American Studies: call for presentations”
AMERICAN CONSTRUCTIONS OF PHOTOGRAPHY / PHOTOGRAPHIC CONSTRUCTIONS OF AMERICA
Iperstoria, Monographic Section, Spring/Summer 2018, edited by Serena Fusco (University of Naples “L’Orientale”, firstname.lastname@example.org) and Mauro Pala (University of Cagliari, email@example.com)
CONCEZIONI AMERICANE DELLA FOTOGRAFIA / CONCEZIONI FOTOGRAFICHE DELL’AMERICA Leggi tutto “CFP: Iperstoria, Sezione Monografica, Spring/Summer 2018”