REGISTRATION: Collaboration in America and Collaborative Work in American Studies, BAAS/HOTCUS Conference (26 November 2015)

Jointly organised by researchers at the University of Glasgow and University of Strathclyde Saturday 5th December 2015 Collaboration, n. United labour, co-operation; esp. in literary, artistic, or scientific work. Spec. Traitorous cooperation with the enemy. (OED Online) From politics to culture, artistic creation to commercial production, civil disobedience to peaceful protest, collaboration is demonstrably of…

CFP: Panel Proposal for BAAS/IAAS Conference – ‘Digital Scholarship in American Studies’ (20 October 2015)

  CFP: ‘Digital Scholarship in American Studies’ BAAS 61 & IAAS 46 7-9 April 2016 Queen’s University Belfast Digital tools, digitized documents, and digital forms of presenting research have transformed the way that scholars of American literature, history and politics conduct and disseminate their work. To reflect these developments in the critical field, submissions are…

CFP: Network of American Periodical Studies Roundtable, BAAS/IAAS 2016 (23 October 2015)

  NAPS Roundtable: Reading Periodicals: Visual and Verbal Conjunctions British Association of American Studies, Conference 7-9th April, 2015, Queen’s University Belfast. Anne E. Carroll has described the relation between written and visual materials in periodicals in terms of ‘dynamic conjunctions’. According to Carroll, meanings are produced through the multimedia format of periodical publication. This roundtable…

BAAS NEWS: Future BAAS Conferences

The CFP for the joint conference of the British and Irish Associations for American Studies (7-9 April 2016) is now open.  Conference and panel proposals may be sent to baasiaas2016@qub.ac.uk by 1 November 2015.  The conference website is now live: http://www.qub.ac.uk/sites/baasiaas2016/ The 2017 conference will be hosted by Canterbury Christ Church University, exact dates TBC. In 2018, BAAS and…

BAAS Annual Conference 2014

  The Conference Programme is available here: For WEB 59th-BAAS-Conference-schedule-31-3-2014-4   A 4-day conference to be held at the University of Birmingham, 10-13 April 2014 The 59th annual conference of the British Association for American Studies (BAAS) will be hosted by the School of English, Drama, and American & Canadian Studies at the University of Birmingham…

BAAS Annual Conference 2012

57th Annual Conference Conference Programme available here Registration is now open! Please visit The University of Manchester’s online store to register and pay for the conference: Link to estore. Last Booking Date for this Event: 11th April 2012 Plenary Speakers: Joyce Chaplin, James Duncan Phillips Professor of Early American History at Harvard University Thomas Doherty, Professor of…