This online symposium seeks to bring together new approaches to international studies – affect, material culture, public diplomacy – to examine the significance of gratitude in the history of transatlantic relations. The symposium aims to build collaborative networks and to publish a collection of articles in a peer-reviewed journal. Leggi tutto “15/10/2020 – CFP: Gratitude in Transatlantic Relations and Diplomacy”
An international biannual print and on-line publication of the American Studies Association of Turkey, the Journal of American Studies of Turkey operates with a double-blind peer review system and publishes work in English by scholars of any nationality on American literature, history, art, music, film, popular culture, institutions, politics, economics, geography and related subjects. Leggi tutto “General CFP: Journal of American Studies of Turkey”
The Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM) and its Renwick Gallery invite applications for research fellowships in the art and visual culture of the United States. Leggi tutto “01/11/2020 – Call for Applications: Smithsonian American Art Museum Fellowships 2021–2022”
While it may be too soon to assess the long-lasting impact that the Covid19 pandemic will have on our societies and ways of life in the future, it is timely to consider how the collective experience of emergency and crisis tends to prompt reflections and critique —sometimes renewed, though not always— on the ways in which we live, as well as tending to inspire new conceptualizations and directions in thought, behavior, policy, and the arts. Leggi tutto “January 2021 – CFP: Crisis, Pandemics, and Counter-hegemony: Reading Paradigm Shifts across World Literature”
Please find below a call for papers for an international conference entitled “Beyond Borders: Mapping Sexualities and the Sexualisation of Spaces.” It will be held at Université Jean Moulin Lyon 3 in Lyon on May 6 and 7, 2021.
300-word abstracts should be sent to Pierre-Antoine Pellerin (pierre-antoine.pellerin@univ-
Paper proposals are invited for a special issue on the topic of Pandemics in European Literature (20th -21st ce.): Theory and Practice and they might explore the topic of pandemics in the European Literature. Leggi tutto “31/01/2021 – CFP: Pandemics in European Literature (20th – 21st ce.): Theory and Practice”
Although the 2020 Swiss Association of North American Studies conference is postponed until fall 2021, the organizers are moving ahead with preparations for the conference volume Work: The Labors of Language, Culture, and History in North America. Leggi tutto “01/11/2020 – CFP: Work: The Labors of Language, Culture, and History in North America”