Terra Foundation for American Art Postdoctoral Fellow, Humbolt-Universitat Zu Berlin (29 February 2016)

  Two-year appointment from September 1, 2016 to August 31, 2018 Annual stipend: Euro equivalent of $79,750 (gross amount, from which German taxes and social security payments will be deducted) plus research allowance up to $6,500 and language study stipend up to $5,000. With funding from the Terra Foundation for American Art, the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin…

CFP: International Whitman Week Seminar and Symposium (29 February 2016)

The Ninth Annual International Whitman Week Seminar and Symposium University of Exeter, England May 30 – June 4, 2016 Invitation for Applications to the 9th Transatlantic Walt Whitman Seminar Founded in Paris in 2007, the Transatlantic Walt Whitman Association (TWWA) invites students, researchers, and Whitman enthusiasts to participate in its 9th annual Whitman Week, consisting…

CFP: American Studies Association of Norway Conference (15 April 2016)

CFP: “Fear and friendliness in the United States” American Studies Association of Norway Oslo, Norway Oct. 28-30, 2016 Conference venue: Scandic Helsfyr, Oslo The American Studies Association of Norway (ASANOR) is a professional, academic organization for people who are actively interested in American Studies. ASANOR is pleased to call for proposals for its 41st annual…

CFP: Migration Network of the Social Science History Association (20 February 2016)

CFPs: Migration Network of the Social Science History Association (SSHA) 41st Annual Meeting of the Social Science History Association Date and Location: Chicago, Illinois, November 17-20, 2016 Conference Theme: “Beyond Social Science History: Knowledge in an Interdisciplinary World” Submission Deadline: February 20th, 2016 The SSHA is the leading interdisciplinary association for historical research in the…

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…

Registration Open: Surveillance, Society, Culture (26-28 February)

Registration is now open for the international Conference “Surveillance | Society | Culture” that will be organized by the American Studies Department at the Georg-August-University in Göttingen (Germany) this February (26th-28th). The conference is free and is open to the public. All details about registration can be found at: https://surveillanceconference2016.wordpress.com/  

CFP: OASIS-Orientale American Studies International School (1 March 2016)

We invite applications from PhD students and early career researchers for the third edition of OASIS-Orientale American Studies International School, a one-week school that will take place at Università Orientale’s Conference Center in Procida, off the coast of Naples, Italy, from May 29 to June 3, 2016. Confirmed speakers: Jonathan Arac, Cristina Bacchilega, John Bryant,…

CFP: GSNAS Graduate Conference (7 February 2016)

GSNAS Graduate Conference 2016 Flows and Undercurrents Dimensions of (Im)mobility in North America June 2-4, John F. Kennedy Institute, Freie Universität Berlin From lived realities to theoretical discourses, issues of mobility are at the core of many contemporary debates both within North America and globally. (Im)mobility transcends disciplinary boundaries and topics, generating disparate perspectives surrounding…

CFP: SSAWW Conference – Border Crossings: Translation, Migration and Gender in the Americas, the Transpacific, and the Transatlantic (31 August 2016)

Border Crossings:Translation, Migration, & Gender in the Americas, the Transatlantic, & the Transpacific Society for the Study of American Women Writers & Université Bordeaux Montaigne Dates: 5th – 8th July 2017 Venue: Université Bordeaux Montaigne, France Conference director: Stéphanie DurransTo maintain a continuity with our previous conference (in Philadelphia, November 2015) on liminality and hybrid lives, we would like…

CFP: BrANCH Postgraduate and Early Career Workshop (12 February 2016)

BrANCH Postgraduate and Early Career Workshop Keele University 18 March 2016 We are pleased to invite papers for the BrANCH postgraduate and early career workshop, to be held at Keele University on March 18th, 2016. The workshop provides a forum for the constructive consideration and discussion of thesis chapters, potential journal submissions and conference papers.…