BGEAH 2017 Programme and Registration

Dear Colleagues, I’m pleased to confirm that registration for the British Group for Early American History Conference 2017 is now open online. Please use the University’s Online Store facility, which can be accessed via the ‘Book Your Place’ button on the Conference Webpage. http://www.port.ac.uk/centre-for-european-and-international-studies-research/events/bgeah-2017-land-and-water/ You will find that there is a list of delegate options…

The Trump Revolution: A Passing Fad or Permanent Change in US Presidential Politics (30 June)

The Trump Revolution: A Passing Fad or Permanent Change in U.S. Presidential Politics Date: 30 Jun 2017, 15:00 to 30 Jun 2017, 17:00 Venue: IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU Description Speaker: Professor Bruce Newman (DePaul University) Since Donald Trump won the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election, there have…

Junior Research Fellowship in American History, University of Oxford (16 June)

Junior Research Fellowship in American History, Rothermere American Institute and St Edmund Hall, University of Oxford The Rothermere American Institute and St Edmund Hall invite applications for a three-year Junior Research Fellowship in American History, beginning in October 2017. The Fellow’s principal duty will be to produce exceptional research at postdoctoral level for publication in…

CFP: North American Women and World War One (31 July)

CFP: North American Women and World War One (November 4 2017) The University of Worcester’s annual Women’s History Conference seeks papers for this year’s event under the heading of: ‘North American Women and World War One’.  Send an abstract of 300 words to Dr Wendy Toon w.toon@worc.ac.uk by 31 July 2017. The United States entered World War One to make…

Lecturer in American Literature (Part Time, Fixed Term), University of Cork (22 June)

Specified Purpose Part-Time Post (0.5) (anticipated duration 2 Years) UCC wishes to appoint an experienced academic to the role of Lecturer in American Literature. Reporting to the Head of the School of English, the Lecturer will have responsibility for teaching and research in the area of American Literature. The Lecturer will co-ordinate and deliver undergraduate…

Schools: TeacherHub > English (29 June)

Thursday 29 June, 4.30pm-8.00pm The Boilerhouse, Royal Holloway, University of London Our TeacherHub>English Forum is exclusively for KS5 English Literature teachers and is free to attend. Following feedback from our TeacherHub>English community members, this year we are focusing on American Literature for our Forum. The agenda is to be confirmed, but will include a: Lecture from one…

Time Machines: The Past, the Future and How Stories Take Us There (27 May – 3 September)

Time Machines – the past, the future, and how stories take us there 27 May – 3 September 2017 Palace Green Library, Durham University How big is time? And what will the future be like? Time is something humans have always tried to measure, conceptualise and understand. Visitors to a new exhibition at Durham University’s…

Lecturer in American Literature in English to 1900, University College London (30 June)

The Department of English Language and Literature invites applications for a full-time, open-ended Lectureship in American Literature in English to 1900. The successful candidate will have a proven record of high-quality research and publication in some field of pre-twentieth-century American literature in English.  The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to the teaching of the Department’s second…