American Political Pamphlets, 1920-1945, Sussex University and the British Library (1 June)

The project: This project will draw on the British Library’s extensive holdings of American political pamphlets to study and contextualise the writing, printing, distribution and dissemination of political pamphlets produced in the years preceding and during the Second World War. The Library’s collection of American pamphlets from the interwar period contains publications by different anti-fascist, anti-capitalist…

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…