CFP: American Studies Association of Norway Conference (15 April 2016)

CFP: “Fear and friendliness in the United States” American Studies Association of Norway Oslo, Norway Oct. 28-30, 2016 Conference venue: Scandic Helsfyr, Oslo The American Studies Association of Norway (ASANOR) is a professional, academic organization for people who are actively interested in American Studies. ASANOR is pleased to call for proposals for its 41st annual…

Registration Open: Surveillance, Society, Culture (26-28 February)

Registration is now open for the international Conference “Surveillance | Society | Culture” that will be organized by the American Studies Department at the Georg-August-University in Göttingen (Germany) this February (26th-28th). The conference is free and is open to the public. All details about registration can be found at: https://surveillanceconference2016.wordpress.com/  

CFP: GSNAS Graduate Conference (7 February 2016)

GSNAS Graduate Conference 2016 Flows and Undercurrents Dimensions of (Im)mobility in North America June 2-4, John F. Kennedy Institute, Freie Universität Berlin From lived realities to theoretical discourses, issues of mobility are at the core of many contemporary debates both within North America and globally. (Im)mobility transcends disciplinary boundaries and topics, generating disparate perspectives surrounding…

CFP: SSAWW Conference – Border Crossings: Translation, Migration and Gender in the Americas, the Transpacific, and the Transatlantic (31 August 2016)

Border Crossings:Translation, Migration, & Gender in the Americas, the Transatlantic, & the Transpacific Society for the Study of American Women Writers & Université Bordeaux Montaigne Dates: 5th – 8th July 2017 Venue: Université Bordeaux Montaigne, France Conference director: Stéphanie DurransTo maintain a continuity with our previous conference (in Philadelphia, November 2015) on liminality and hybrid lives, we would like…

CFP: BrANCH Postgraduate and Early Career Workshop (12 February 2016)

BrANCH Postgraduate and Early Career Workshop Keele University 18 March 2016 We are pleased to invite papers for the BrANCH postgraduate and early career workshop, to be held at Keele University on March 18th, 2016. The workshop provides a forum for the constructive consideration and discussion of thesis chapters, potential journal submissions and conference papers.…

HOTCUS Winter Symposium, Registration Open

HOTCUS Winter Symposium: Registration Open Registration for the HOCUS Winter Symposium “Ordinary People: Grassroots Organising and Protest Movements in Twentieth Century America” is open. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/hotcus-winter-symposium-tickets-20416521365 The programme and travel information are available here: http://hotcus.org.uk/events/winter-symposium/ Registration closes on 4 February 2016.

CFP: Scottish Association for the Study of America Annual Conference (31 January 2016)

Call for Papers Seventeenth Annual Conference of the Scottish Association for the Study of America. Hosted by the School of Arts and Humanities, University of Stirling Saturday, 5th March 2016 The Scottish Association for the Study of America (SASA) was formed in 1999 to encourage study of North America in Scotland. The annual one-day conference…

CFP: Association for the Study of the Arts of the Present Conference (26 March 2016)

  ASAP/8 CFP: Alternatives to the Present  How and to what ends do the contemporary arts conceptualize, represent, and model new spaces and temporalities? In recent years, much has been said about the difficulty of representing new spaces and times at “the end of history.” Fredric Jameson and Mark Fisher have famously pronounced that it…

CFP: International Conference on Cross Cultural Encounters (15 January 2016)

  Dear Colleagues, we are pleased to invite you to participate to the “International Conference on Cross Cultural Encounters (ICCCE 2016)”. The conference will provide excellent international forum for sharing knowledge and experience of the student, researchers and also interested persons. Historical and contemporary global migration involves a range of cross-cultural encounters, but how are these interactions…