CFP: Transatlantic Studies Association Annual Conference (3 February)

Transatlantic Studies Association 16th Annual Conference University College Cork, Ireland 10-12 July 2017 Call for Papers The TSA is a broad network of scholars who use the ‘transatlantic’ as a frame of reference for their work in political, economic, cultural, historical, environmental, literary, and IR/security studies. All transatlantic-themed paper and panel proposals from these and…

CFP: The Course of Empires: Italian-American Cultural Relations, 1770-1980 (1 March)

Call for Conference Papers The Course of Empires:  American-Italian Cultural Relations, 1770-1980 Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, D.C. This international conference will examine the persistent fascination of American and Italian artists with the cultural achievements of ancient Rome and the Renaissance.  In creating national identities, both countries turned to history for similar reasons:  to find…

Visiting Researcher Stipends, The Bill Douglas Cinema Museum, University of Exeter (10 February)

Call for Applications for Visiting Researcher Stipends at The Bill Douglas Cinema Museum, University of Exeter http://www.bdcmuseum.org.uk/ The Bill Douglas Cinema Museum at the University Exeter, UK is both a public museum and a rich research resource for scholars of moving image history. The museum is named after the renowned filmmaker Bill Douglas and was…

Postdoctoral Fellow – Post-War: Commemoration, Reconstruction, Reconciliation (17 February)

Postdoctoral Fellow – Mellon-Sawyer Seminar Series 2017-18: Post-War: Commemoration, Reconstruction, Reconciliation Faculty of English Language and Literature, St Cross Building, Manor Road, Oxford and The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities (TORCH), Radcliffe Humanities, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Road, Oxford Grade 7: £31,076 – £38,183 p.a. This post arises from a grant awarded by the…

Senior Lecturer in American Literature, Goldsmiths, University of London (18 February)

Goldsmiths, University of London, is proud of its reputation for innovative and challenging thinking across its wide range of disciplines and for research-led teaching. With over 800 students at all levels and 45 established academic staff, the Department of English & Comparative Literature is one of the largest in Goldsmiths and hosts the Goldsmiths’ Writers’…

ATDS Emerging Scholar Award (1 March)

ATDS EMERGING SCHOLAR AWARD Call for Submissions Submissions Due: March 1 2017 The American Theatre and Drama Society (ATDS), in coordination with the Black Theatre Association (BTA), is pleased to announce its ninth annual emerging scholars “Curtain Up” ATHE panel. Papers submitted may treat any aspect of theatre, performance, and drama of the Americas, its…

HOTCUS Prizes

HOTCUS would like to draw the attention of BAAS members to the following awards, which are now open for applications: The HOTCUS Article Prize, a new prize that will award £100.00 for the best article published by a HOTCUS member at any career stage during the 2016 calendar year. Closing deadline: 28 February 2017. For more information,…

Professor in International and American History, University of Warwick (14 February)

The Department of History at the University of Warwick seeks to appoint a full-time professor in the combined field of international history and the history of the United States. You will have demonstrable research interests connecting different, existing thematic areas of expertise in the Department: global and international history; conflict and violence; colonialism; and media…