ANNOUNCEMENT: Negro Anthology Republished

Subscription Negro Anthology – Facsimile Republished for the first time in its entirety and integrity Release on December 2016 99 € and free shipping until the 30th of November 1000 copies printed in 1934, scarcely distributed, and never before published in its entirety or integrity, the Negro Anthology, a comprehensive collage of informative documents, melds popular culture, sociology,…

POSITION: Editor Sought for History of Women in the Americas (1 September)

The Society for the History of Women in the Americas (SHAW) wishes to appoint an Editor to manage the publication of its Journal, History of Women in the Americas. The journal is an open access publication, hosted by the School of Advanced Studies, athttp://journals.sas.ac.uk/hwa, and publishes at least one issue per year. History of Women…

CALL FOR REVIEWERS: European Journal of American Studies

The European Journal of American Culture (Intellect Ltd) is seeking reviewers for forthcoming issues of the interdisciplinary journal. We are particularly interested in expanding the journal’s current scope, and are looking to review not only academic texts, but also new fiction, poetry and non-fiction; film and television; photography and art books; and video games. We want the…

NEW SERIES: Modern American Literature and the New Twentieth Century, Edinburgh University Press

Announcing a new monograph series with Edinburgh University Press: Modern American Literature and the New Twentieth Century Series Editors: Martin Halliwell (Leicester) and Mark Whalan (Oregon) EUP Commissioning Editor for Literary Studies: Michelle Houston The concept of ‘newness’ was central to early modernist attempts to differentiate their writing from literary predecessors of the nineteenth century.…

CFP: Dandelion Journal Special Issue on Nostalgia (20 April 2016)

The Dandelion editors seek submissions on the theme of NOSTALGIA for their forthcoming issue. Nostalgia is a ubiquitous presence in contemporary culture. Images and fantasies of the past permeate cultural and political discourses: from the mediated recycling of retro culture and popular history, to nostalgia as a method of political renewal (for example, Donald Trump’s…

Call for Editors for U.S. Studies Online (1 April 2016)

As the terms of the current editorial board come to an end, several positions are opening up at the BAAS postgraduate and early career researcher blog U.S. Studies Online. U.S. Studies Online welcomes proactive individuals to join its editorial board as of April 2016. We invite applications from enthusiastic doctoral and early career researchers who are committed…

CFP: New Voices in Jewish American Literature: Essay Collection (9 May)

The retirement of Philip Roth in 2012 signifies a definite break with the past, the silencing of one of the last living links with the Jewish generation that dominated post-war American literary culture (Saul Bellow, Bernard Malamud, Isaac Bashevis Singer et al.). This does not, however, mean the end of Jewish-American literature. Recent years have…

CFP: The Great Depression in Children’s Literature (15 March)

The Great Depression in Children’s Literature: in Celebration of the 40th Anniversary of Mildred Taylor’s Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry Friday 23rd & Saturday 24th September 2016 It is a pleasure to invite you to a symposium in celebration of Mildred Taylor’s Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry. The conference is being organised by the Cambridge/Homerton…

CFP: European Beat Studies Network (15 February 2016)

EUROPEAN BEAT STUDIES NETWORK CFP—Final Call EBSN Annual Conference Manchester 27-29 June 2016 We invite proposals for the Fifth Annual Conference of the EBSN, which will take place in Manchester, UK, from 27–29 June, at The Wonder Inn (http://www.thewonderinn.co.uk), in the vibrant heart of the city. As always, papers on any aspect of Beat creativity…