01/09/2018 – CFP: Place and Placelessness in Postcolonial Short Fiction

The short story can be regarded as a site of resistance with its particular ability to inscribe places, but also a space in-between where language relates place through the specialization of a common, international language.

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30/09/2018 – CFP: Transnational perspectives and art history

The third issue of “Novecento Transnazionale” will present a selection of articles focusing on “Transnational perspectives and art history.”

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01/09/2018 – CFP: “Identity navigation: rethinking languages, literatures and cultures between challenges and misinterpretations”

The editors of the international series In-Between spaces. Le scritture migranti e la scrittura come migrazione, invite authors to submit papers for possible inclusion in the issue  “Identity navigation: rethinking languages, literatures and cultures between challenges and misinterpretations”.

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01/09/2018 – CFP: Workshop Slavery, Authorship and Literary Culture

This interdisciplinary and transregional workshop explores slavery, past and present from the perspective of authorship, textuality and literary culture.

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01/08/2018 – Early American Literature, “Beyond recovery”

The recognition that archives are partial, filled with lacunae that demand scholarly attention, has fueled research engaging the epistemological, cultural, and political forces of early American materials and repositories.

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30/07/2018 – CFP: 1st AISNA Graduate Forum Conference 2018

AISNA GRADUATE FORUM 2018
1st AISNA Graduate Forum Conference

September 28, 2018
Centro Studi Americani
Roma, Italy

keynote speaker: Jeffrey C. Stewart.

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11/04/18 – Terra Foundation Collection Research Fellow in American Art, Koln, Germany

The Museum Ludwig—a museum of the City of Cologne, Germany—is one of the most important museums of modern and contemporary art in Europe.  Leggi tutto “11/04/18 – Terra Foundation Collection Research Fellow in American Art, Koln, Germany”

15/04/18 – CFP “The Making and Unmaking of Identities and Connections in Early America and the Atlantic World, 1650-1850

Issues of identities and connections were as pertinent to the inhabitants of early America and the Atlantic World as they remain today. Up until the mid-nineteenth century, the geopolitics of the Americas were in constant flux Leggi tutto “15/04/18 – CFP “The Making and Unmaking of Identities and Connections in Early America and the Atlantic World, 1650-1850”

British Library PhD research placement scheme about North American Migrant Narratives

phd research placement

The North American collection at the British Library covers holdings from the United States and Canada, from 1850 to the present day. The collections are vast, and broadly take in the social sciences and humanities. They include

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Middelburg (NL). PhD fellowships at the Roosevelt Institute of American Studies

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