HOTCUS Winter Symposium, Registration Open

HOTCUS Winter Symposium: Registration Open Registration for the HOCUS Winter Symposium “Ordinary People: Grassroots Organising and Protest Movements in Twentieth Century America” is open. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/hotcus-winter-symposium-tickets-20416521365 The programme and travel information are available here: http://hotcus.org.uk/events/winter-symposium/ Registration closes on 4 February 2016.

CFP: Scottish Association for the Study of America Annual Conference (31 January 2016)

Call for Papers Seventeenth Annual Conference of the Scottish Association for the Study of America. Hosted by the School of Arts and Humanities, University of Stirling Saturday, 5th March 2016 The Scottish Association for the Study of America (SASA) was formed in 1999 to encourage study of North America in Scotland. The annual one-day conference…

CFP: Bowie’s Books: David Bowie, Language and Literature (29 April 2016)

Call for Papers Bowie’s Books: David Bowie, Literature, and Language English and Creative Writing at the University of Northampton University of Northampton, Friday 13 January 2017 As an artist, David Bowie is famous for crossing boundaries of genre, form, and identity. But the touring “David Bowie Is” exhibition, curated by the V&A, has not only…

Atlanta University Center Robert W. Woodruff Library Fellowship (1 February 2016)

The Atlanta University Center (AUC) Robert W. Woodruff Library is offering a research travel award to educators, graduate students, and independent researchers who would benefit from access to the rich and unique historical and cultural holdings in the Archives Research Center. Available for research are rare books and over 105 collections of manuscripts, photographs, and…

CFP: Association for the Study of the Arts of the Present Conference (26 March 2016)

  ASAP/8 CFP: Alternatives to the Present  How and to what ends do the contemporary arts conceptualize, represent, and model new spaces and temporalities? In recent years, much has been said about the difficulty of representing new spaces and times at “the end of history.” Fredric Jameson and Mark Fisher have famously pronounced that it…

Master of Arts in American Studies, Heidelberg University (31 March 2016)

  The Heidelberg Center for American Studies (HCA) invites applications for its preeminent, interdisciplinary MASTER OF ARTS IN AMERICAN STUDIES (MAS) program. Aimed at qualified graduate students from around the world it offers inside knowledge on the United States with an outside perspective. THE PROGRAM The MAS is a three-semester program taught in English. A performance-related fast track option…

CFP: International Conference on Cross Cultural Encounters (15 January 2016)

  Dear Colleagues, we are pleased to invite you to participate to the “International Conference on Cross Cultural Encounters (ICCCE 2016)”. The conference will provide excellent international forum for sharing knowledge and experience of the student, researchers and also interested persons. Historical and contemporary global migration involves a range of cross-cultural encounters, but how are these interactions…