Registration open: In and Out of American Art: Between Provincialism and Transnationalism 1940-1980 (27-28 October)

Registration is now open for the conference ‘In and Out of American Art: Between Provincialism and Transnationalism 1940-1980’ (University of St Andrews, 27th and 28th October). This international conference addresses how categories such as the ‘provincial’, the ‘regional’, and the ‘international’ have operated in relation to American art during the post-war period, as well as how…

Conference Travel Grants for EBAAS2018 (15 November 2017)

Conference Travel Grants for EBAAS2018 The British Association for American Studies and the European Association for American Studies are pleased to announce that travel grants are available for the 2018 EBAAS conference in London. Applicants who fall into any of the below categories are eligible to apply: postgraduate students early career scholars scholars from countries with…

CFP: 1968 in the Americas: Impact, Legacies and Memory (12 January 2018)

Conference: 1968 in the Americas: Impact, Legacies and Memory  Call for Papers Venue: Institute of the Americas, UCL Date: 21-22 June 2018  Focusing on the experience of the Americas, and in light of the fiftieth anniversary of 1968, this conference analyses the impact, legacies and memories of that exceptional year. 1968 witnessed a number of dramatic…

Events: Tate Modern

Tate Modern – Events Artist’s Talk: Stan Douglas 25 October 2017, 18.30-20.00, Starr Cinema, Tate Modern Based in Vancouver, the Canadian artist Stan Douglas is celebrated for compelling films, photographs and installations that examine forms of storytelling, and question the division between fact and fiction. The event takes places ahead of a new exhibition at Victoria…

CFP: American Politics Group of the Political Studies Association Annual Conference 2018 (20 October)

American Politics Group of the Political Studies Association Annual Conference 2018 The forty-fourth annual conference of the American Politics Group of the Political Studies Association will be held at St Anne’s College, University of Oxford from Thursday 4 to Saturday 6 January 2018. The keynote speaker will be Professor Marc J. Hetherington (Vanderbilt University) http://www.vanderbilt.edu/political-science/bio/marc-hetherington There is…

Exhibition: Not as it is Written: Black Pittsburgh in Voice and Image (7 October – 1 December 2017)

Newcastle University is pleased to announce a new civil rights themed exhibition and app as part of Freedom City 2017 (freedomcity2017.com), the commemoration of the 50th anniversary of Dr Martin Luther King Jr’s honorary degree from the university. Please circulate the news of the app especially to interested colleagues and students, and consider using it…

BGEAH & BrANCH UNITE FOR A POSTGRADUATE AND EARLY CAREER CONFERENCE AT THE IHR IN LONDON

BGEAH & BrANCH UNITE FOR A POSTGRADUATE AND EARLY CAREER CONFERENCE AT THE IHR IN LONDON FRIDAY 23RD MARCH 2018   CALL FOR PAPERS In 2018, the British Group in Early American History Postgraduate and Early Career Conference enters its 4th year, and for the first time, joins forces with the British American Nineteenth Century…