Lecturer in English (American Literature), National University of Ireland Maynooth (27 April)

We are seeking an excellent academic to join our staff as a Lecturer in English (American Literature). The person appointed will have a proven record of teaching, research and publication, appropriate to career stage, and will have a demonstrable expertise in American Literature. The appointee will be expected to make a strong contribution to the…

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in American History, University of Lincoln (21 April)

Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in American History School of History and Heritage Location:  Brayford Salary:   From £32,004 per annum Closing Date:   Friday 21 April 2017 Interview Date:   Friday 12 May 2017 Reference:  COA216 The University of Lincoln is an ambitious and fast-growing academic community.  Although established within the last twenty years, it already ranks among…

CFP: Remembering Annie Hall (31 March)

Remembering Annie Hall: A One Day Conference University of Sheffield 31st May 2017   Confirmed plenary speaker: Professor Annette Kuhn (Queen Mary, University of London)   CALL FOR PAPERS Since its release on 27th April 1977, Annie Hall has established itself as a key film for Woody Allen’s career and the history of romantic comedy more generally. At…

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…