Eccles Centre Events

Eccles Centre Spring Events at the British Library Details of the Eccles Centre Spring public events programme are now available (read the full details here http://eepurl.com/cJrjj1). There are discussions of Woodrow Wilson’s role as peace broker in WW1 (24 April); talks by Eccles British Library Writer’s Award holders Alison MacLeod (8 May) and Erica Wagner (1…

Register now for War and Conflict in American Society and Culture (18 February)

Registration open for the War and Conflict in American Society and Culture symposium, 18 February, British Library Registration is now open for the ‘War and Conflict in American Society and Culture’ symposium to be held at the British Library on Saturday 18 February 2017. Organised by HOTCUS and hosted by the Eccles Centre for American…

JOB: Curator – North American Published Collections, British Library (8 September)

New Job Posting: Curator North American Published Collections, The British Library For full details visit: http://bit.ly/BL_curator The British Library holds one of the largest and most important collections from North America in the world, from the colonial period to the present day. As a core member of the Americas and Australasian team, you will help to…

EVENTS: Eccles Centre Summer Events

SUMMER SCHOLARS The British Library Centre for Conservation Foyle Room Free Entry, 12.30-2.00pm on stated dates The Eccles Centre Summer Scholars series continues to run throughout August.  The series highlights the work of the Eccles Visiting Fellows and Postgraduate Researchers who have done during their residency in the British Library, bringing the latest research related to…

JOB: Lead Curator of North American Collections, British Library (29 May)

This is an exciting opportunity to work with one of the world’s major collections of library materials from the Americas. This role is based within the Library’s European and Americas Collections department, and will lead the curatorial team responsible for the management and development of the printed and digital collections from North America, Latin America,…

REGISTRATION: Network of American Periodical Studies Symposium (18 December 2015)

  American into Periodical Studies British Library Conference Centre, 18th December, 2015 A one-day Periodical and American Studies Symposium, organised by NAPS (Network of American Periodical Studies) The first NAPS symposium explores and debates some of the theoretical, methodological and practical implications of the rise of periodical studies for American Studies. Papers analyse the publication, production,…

Assistant Head, Eccles Centre for American Studies, Maternity Cover (2 November 2015)

  Vacancy Details Fixed Term Contract for 12 months to cover Maternity Leave The Assistant Head has significant responsibility for the initiation, development, management and delivery of the Eccles Centre’s programme of events and activities:As the Assistant Head, covering a period of maternity leave, you will work with established external and internal partners and identify and…