JOB: Fixed Term Lecturer in American Studies, University of Manchester

  Closing date : 03/08/2015 Reference : HUM-06846 Faculty / Organisational unit : Humanities School / Directorate : School of Arts, Languages and Cultures Division : English, American Studies and Creative Writing Employment type : Fixed Term Duration : from 01/09/2015 until 31/07/2016 Location : Oxford Road, Manchester Salary : £34,233 per annum Hours per week : Full time The University of Manchester is looking…

JOURNALS: European Journal of American Studies, Senior Editor for History, Politics, IR and Social Science

The European Journal of American Studies is the official journal of the European Association for American Studies, and can be accessed at http://ejas.revues.org The editorial team is led by three Senior Editors, one covering Literature, Culture and the Arts, one managing the Journal’s interests in History, Politics, Social Sciences and International Relations, and a third…

JOB: Curator: Americas, British Museum

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Americas Section within the Department of Africa, Oceania and the Americas and work in a dynamic and world-renowned setting.  The British Museum is seeking a Curator: Americas with a specialisation in at least one sub region of North America. They will be responsible for the curation, development,…

JOB: Teaching Fellow in Modern English and American Literature, University of Reading

  Start date: 1 September 2015 Interview date: 11 August 2015 Post type: Full-time(1.00FTE)/Fixed term for two years Grade: 6The Department of English Literature at the University of Reading is looking to appoint a teaching Fellow in Modern English and American Literature. The successful candidate will teach on a number of courses and modules at undergraduate level, with special…

CFP: Symbolic Politics of Non-Representation in Contemporary Culture of Dissent

Workshop: Symbolic Politics of Non‑Representation in Contemporary Cultures of Dissent Deadline for Proposals: 07 September 2015 Date: 20–21 November 2015 Venue: University of Constance (Germany), Graduate School The Problem of the Real in the Cultures of Modernity With the so‑called Arab Spring and Occupy, but also with the US Tea Party and the German PEGIDA,…

JOB: Two Teaching Fellowships in American Literature, University of Birmingham

The University of Birmingham seeks to appoint two teaching fellows in American Literature. The duration of the appointments will be 9 months, from 1 September 2015 to 30 June 2016. One post is in Nineteenth and Twentieth-Century Literature, and the other is in Contemporary Literature. For further details and the online application form, please see…