CFP: Society for the History of Women in the Americas Conference (4 April 2016)

  Society for the History of Women in the Americas Annual Conference Wednesday 29th June 2016 Royal Holloway, University of LondonThe Society for the History of Women in the Americas (SHAW) welcomes proposals for its ninth annual conference, co-organised with The Bedford Centre for the History of Women, Royal Holloway, University of London. The theme…

CFP: Writing Back: Subverting Dominant Narratives in American Culture (14 March 2016)

  CFP: Writing Back: Subverting Dominant Narratives in American Culture An interdisciplinary conference at King’s College London, organised by the American Studies Research Group. Discourses on the concept of collective cultural memory and histories are prevalent in modern society. They are a way of asserting group identity and also serve to exclude those who reject them.…

CFP: Final Call for NSRN International Conference on Indigenous Environments (12 February 2016)

CFP: FINAL CALL FOR NSRN INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON INDIGENOUS ENVIRONMENTS Native Studies Research Network, UK Fourth International Conference further details: http://www.nsrn-uk.org/ Call for Papers: Indigenous Environments: Contested, Negotiated, Sustained An international conference hosted by the Native Studies Research Network, UK, University of East Anglia, Norwich, July 6-8, 2016 The Native Studies Research Network, UK, invites…

The Special Relationship: Past, Present and Future (7 March 2016)

THE SPECIAL RELATIONSHIP: Past, Present, Future Monday 7th March, University of Sussex Marking the 70th anniversary of Winston Churchill’s speech promoting a ‘special relationship’ between Britain and the United States, this symposium offers new critical reflections on the transatlantic alliance. Special guests include Justin Webb, presenter of BBC Radio 4’s Today, and Lord Renwick, former British ambassador to Washington. This event is free…

CFP: International Whitman Week Seminar and Symposium (29 February 2016)

The Ninth Annual International Whitman Week Seminar and Symposium University of Exeter, England May 30 – June 4, 2016 Invitation for Applications to the 9th Transatlantic Walt Whitman Seminar Founded in Paris in 2007, the Transatlantic Walt Whitman Association (TWWA) invites students, researchers, and Whitman enthusiasts to participate in its 9th annual Whitman Week, consisting…

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/