CFP: OASIS-Orientale American Studies International School (1 March 2016)

We invite applications from PhD students and early career researchers for the third edition of OASIS-Orientale American Studies International School, a one-week school that will take place at Università Orientale’s Conference Center in Procida, off the coast of Naples, Italy, from May 29 to June 3, 2016. Confirmed speakers: Jonathan Arac, Cristina Bacchilega, John Bryant,…

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.

Upcoming Exhibition at the American Museum Bath (19 April – 1 July 2016)

The American Museum is pleased to present Inspired Impressions: Interior Paintings by Jeremiah Goodman, a retrospective of Goodman’s signature room portraits curated by Dean Rhys-Morgan. Born in Niagara Falls on October 22, 1922 Jeremiah Goodman is revered within the interior design community for his rare ability to infuse static rooms with warmth and personality. More than…

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…