13-14/04/18, Turin (IT). International conference “Fifty Years and Counting: The Global Memory and Legacy of Martin Luther King”

International conference “Fifty Years and Counting: The Global Memory and Legacy of Martin Luther King” organized by Centro di studi Americani e Transatlantici Bairati.

April, 12-13, 2018 – Campus Luigi Einaudi
Lungo Dora Siena 100 – Torino

If you’d like to read more about MLK heritage, here’s a post serie by Robert Greene II on Society for U.S. Intellectual History‘s blog

For any info:

Federica Morelli, federica.morelli@unito.it
Simone Cinotto, s.cinotto@unisg.it

The conference is organized with the support of:

  • UCEBI – Unione Cristiana Evangelica Battista d’Italia
  • U.S. Consulate in Italy in Milan
  • Dipartimento di Lingue e Letterature Straniere e Culture Moderne

30/04/18 – CFP “Anti-Catholicism in Europe and America, 1520-1900”

Call for papers for a three-day workshop on anti-Catholicism in Europe and America. The aims of the workshop are Leggi tutto “30/04/18 – CFP “Anti-Catholicism in Europe and America, 1520-1900””

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”

14/05/18 – Uppsala – Professor in English, American literature

racial studies Leggi tutto “14/05/18 – Uppsala – Professor in English, American literature”

24/02/18 – CFP and CFPanel of the annual BrANCH Conference.

call for papers BrANCH

BrANCH, the Association of British American Nineteenth Century Historians, was established in 1993 in order to promote the study in Britain of the history of the United States between 1789 and 1917. Membership is open to anyone with a scholarly interest in this period of American history.

Leggi tutto “24/02/18 – CFP and CFPanel of the annual BrANCH Conference.”

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

Leggi tutto “British Library PhD research placement scheme about North American Migrant Narratives”

CFP: Scottish Association for the Study of America 2018 annual conference

SASA logo

SASA’s annual one-day conference will take place in the School of History, Classics and Archaeology at the University of Edinburgh on Saturday March 4, 2017. Keynote speaker will be Professor Daniel Kryder (Brandeis University), the 2016-17 Fulbright-British Library Eccles Centre Scholar.

Leggi tutto “CFP: Scottish Association for the Study of America 2018 annual conference”

December 15. George E. Pozzetta Dissertation Award, Immigration and Ethnic History Society

Photo by William Bout on Unsplash2018 George E. Pozzetta Dissertation Award

What, when & where
 The Immigration and Ethnic History Society announces competition for the 2018 George E. Pozzetta Dissertation Award. It invites applications Leggi tutto “December 15. George E. Pozzetta Dissertation Award, Immigration and Ethnic History Society”

Maryland (US) – tenure track or tenured in history of gender and/or sexuality.

What: The Department of History at the Johns Hopkins University invites applications for a tenure-track assistant- or tenured associate-rank professorship in the history of gender and/or sexuality,

Leggi tutto “Maryland (US) – tenure track or tenured in history of gender and/or sexuality.”