Frank O’Hara: In the Heart of Noise (9 November 2016)

Frank O’Hara: In the Heart of Noise WORDS AT KINGS PLACE Spoken Word / Wednesday, 9 November 2016 – 7:30pm / Hall One Online Price: £14.50 | Savers £9.50* Billie Holiday/Mal Waldron Left Alone Billie Holiday/Herbie Nichols The Lady Sings the Blues Bill Carey/Carl Fischer You’ve Changed Rachmaninov Prelude in E flat, Op. 23, No. 6 Ned Rorem Poulenc Poulenc Sonata for flute and piano Ravel La…

Charles C. Eldredge Prize Lecture 2016 (27 October) and Nominations for 2017 (1 December)

Michael Lobel to give Charles C. Eldredge Prize Lecture at SAAM, 10/27/16 The Smithsonian American Art Museum invites you to join Dr. Michael Lobel, professor of art history at Hunter College in New York City and winner of the 2016 Charles C. Eldredge Prize for distinguished scholarship, for a talk entitled “What John Sloan Can…

CFP: American Politics Group Conference 2017 (31 October)

American Politics Group of the Political Studies Association Annual Conference 2017 ‘Change and Continuity in U.S. Politics’ Call for Papers The forty-third annual conference of the American Politics Group of the Political StudiesAssociation will be held at the University of Leicester (UK) from Thursday 5 to Saturday 7 January 2017. The keynote speaker will be…

BAAS Conference Organisation Support

BAAS invites scholars in any field of American Studies to apply for funding to support the organization and running of conferences, colloquia, and/or conference-related activity (it is not meant to fund the applicant’s attendance at a conference). BAAS has access to these funds through membership subscriptions, publications, and particular grants-in-aid from other sources. The Conferences…

BAAS Postgraduate Conference (19 November)

“Making America Great” Negotiating the Borders and Boundaries of Americanism Registration for the BAAS PG conference is NOW OPEN!  Please click here to register for the conference. In keeping with previous years, conference fees will be £10 per attendee. Conference programme is forthcoming.  Registration will begin at 9am and the conference will conclude around 6pm. When…

Annual Public History Lecture, Hull University (2 November)

Annual Public History Lecture (History Subject Group/School of Histories, Cultures and Languages, University of Hull), Wednesday 2 November at 6 p.m., Leslie Downs Lecture Theatre, Ferens Building, University of Hull. Light refreshments follow at 7 p.m. Professor Ann McGrath (Director of the Australian Centre for Indigenous History, Australian National University) is interested in deep history, gender and nation and is…