CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS: Salzburg American Studies Seminar

LIFE AND JUSTICE IN AMERICA: IMPLICATIONS OF THE NEW ADMINISTRATION Convened by the Salzburg Seminar American Studies Association Schloss Leopoldskron, Salzburg, Austria September 22-26, 2017 Overview Ever since Salzburg Global Seminar was founded in 1947 as the Salzburg Seminar in American Studies, critical dialogue about American society, history, literature, culture, politics, economics and law has…

CFP: Remembering Annie Hall (31 March)

Remembering Annie Hall: A One Day Conference University of Sheffield 31st May 2017   Confirmed plenary speaker: Professor Annette Kuhn (Queen Mary, University of London)   CALL FOR PAPERS Since its release on 27th April 1977, Annie Hall has established itself as a key film for Woody Allen’s career and the history of romantic comedy more generally. At…

CFP: Being Thelonious (7 April)

Being Thelonious Perspectives on Monk at 100 Birmingham City University Birmingham UK Thursday 15 June 2017 10:30am – 5pm Keynote speaker: Professor Robin D. G. Kelley (Department of History, University of California, Los Angeles) Call for Proposals The Birmingham Conservatoire and Birmingham School of Media will be hosting a one-day symposium entitled Being Thelonious: Perspectives…

Call for Applications to host the BAAS Postgraduate Conference 2017 (27 March)

Applications are invited from groups of postgraduate students interested in hosting the next Postgraduate BAAS Conference, usually held in November/December of each year. The application form can be found here. The deadline for applications is Monday 27th March. Any potential applicants with questions about hosting the conference, or about the application process should contact the BAAS…

CFP: HELAAS International Conference (1 May)

CALL FOR PAPERS – HELAAS INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE The Politics of Space and the Humanities 15-17 December 2017 Deadline: May 1st, 2017 Venue: Aristotle University, Thessaloniki The Department of American Literature of the School of English at Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece, in collaboration with the Hellenic Association for American Studies (HELAAS), invite scholars to submit…

CFP: ANZASA Conference (13 April)

Call for Papers Australia New Zealand American Studies Association (ANZASA) Conference Australian Catholic University, North Sydney Campus, Sydney, Australia 27 June – 29 June 2017 The 2017 ANZASA conference will be held in North Sydney, hosted by the Australian Catholic University’s National School of Arts. ANZASA is an association dedicated to the research of all…

CFP: USAbroad – Journal of American History and Politics (30 March)

USAbroad – Journal of American History and Politics is the first Italian academic journal published annually by an editorial team of early-career scholars and entirely dedicated to the study of U.S. history and politics. The journal pays particular attention to recent historiographic trends (Atlantic and global history, transnational history) and multidisciplinary approaches, which intermingle history with…

CFP: International History and Diplomacy in the Twentieth Century (7 April)

International History and Diplomacy in the Twentieth Century www.ihdtc.wordpress.com On 19th May 2017 Liverpool John Moores University will host the second annual International History and Diplomacy in the Twentieth Century conference. After the success of last year’s conference, we are looking to continue again with the wide-range of themes relevant to international history and diplomacy in…

CFP: Pursuing the Rooseveltian Century: Investigating a Historical Frame (31 March)

PURSUING THE ROOSEVELTIAN CENTURY: INVESTIGATING A HISTORICAL FRAME Roosevelt Institute for American Studies Middelburg, The Netherlands 30 November – 1 December 2017 SPECIAL GUESTS: Frank Costigliola (University of Connecticut) Michael Cullinane (Northumbria University) Mario Del Pero (SciencesPo) Mary Dudziak (Emory University) Sylvia Ellis (University of Roehampton) Petra Goedde (Temple University) Justin Hart (Texas Tech University)…