Call for BAAS Members News

Dear BAAS members, Can I ask you to send me information about noteworthy achievements by BAAS members, such as: promotions grants, scholarships and fellowships retirements information about institutional or programme development It would be good to keep track of and publicize this kind of news throughout the year in the quarterly newsletter American Studies in…

CFP: Being Thelonious (7 April)

Being Thelonious Perspectives on Monk at 100 Birmingham City University Birmingham UK Thursday 15 June 2017 10:30am – 5pm Keynote speaker: Professor Robin D. G. Kelley (Department of History, University of California, Los Angeles) Call for Proposals The Birmingham Conservatoire and Birmingham School of Media will be hosting a one-day symposium entitled Being Thelonious: Perspectives…

Teaching Fellow in US Studies, UCL Institute of the Americas (14 April)

Job Advert: Teaching Fellow in United States Studies, UCL Institute of the Americas The UCL Institute of the Americas (UCL-IA) is seeking to appoint an exceptional scholar to take up the position of Teaching Fellow in United States Studies. UCL-IA is a leading multidisciplinary specialist institution for the study of Latin America, the United States, the Caribbean…

Notice of BAAS AGM and Constitutional Amendments

The BAAS Annual General Meeting will take place at Canterbury Christ Church University, Canterbury, at 3.30 pm on Friday 7 April 2017. It will include the executive committee elections: information about nominees to the Exec will follow shortly. The committee is also proposing an amendment to the BAAS constitution. In accordance with our constitution, this amendment is available…

Call for Applications to host the BAAS Postgraduate Conference 2017 (27 March)

Applications are invited from groups of postgraduate students interested in hosting the next Postgraduate BAAS Conference, usually held in November/December of each year. The application form can be found here. The deadline for applications is Monday 27th March. Any potential applicants with questions about hosting the conference, or about the application process should contact the BAAS…

CFP: HELAAS International Conference (1 May)

CALL FOR PAPERS – HELAAS INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE The Politics of Space and the Humanities 15-17 December 2017 Deadline: May 1st, 2017 Venue: Aristotle University, Thessaloniki The Department of American Literature of the School of English at Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece, in collaboration with the Hellenic Association for American Studies (HELAAS), invite scholars to submit…

CFP: ANZASA Conference (13 April)

Call for Papers Australia New Zealand American Studies Association (ANZASA) Conference Australian Catholic University, North Sydney Campus, Sydney, Australia 27 June – 29 June 2017 The 2017 ANZASA conference will be held in North Sydney, hosted by the Australian Catholic University’s National School of Arts. ANZASA is an association dedicated to the research of all…

CFP: USAbroad – Journal of American History and Politics (30 March)

USAbroad – Journal of American History and Politics is the first Italian academic journal published annually by an editorial team of early-career scholars and entirely dedicated to the study of U.S. history and politics. The journal pays particular attention to recent historiographic trends (Atlantic and global history, transnational history) and multidisciplinary approaches, which intermingle history with…

CFP: International History and Diplomacy in the Twentieth Century (7 April)

International History and Diplomacy in the Twentieth Century www.ihdtc.wordpress.com On 19th May 2017 Liverpool John Moores University will host the second annual International History and Diplomacy in the Twentieth Century conference. After the success of last year’s conference, we are looking to continue again with the wide-range of themes relevant to international history and diplomacy in…