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About EAAS Constituent Members
NASA • Netherlands American Studies Association

Website: http://www.netherlands-america.nl                                                    

President: Dr. George Blaustein,
Department of History, University of Amsterdam,
Spuistraat 134, NL-1012 VB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Email: g.h.blaustein@uva.nl
Phone: +31205252269
Fax: +31205254464

Secretary: Dr. Laura Visser-Maessen, Department of History, Utrecht University,
Drift 6, NL-3512 BS Utrecht, The Netherlands,
Email: l.g.m.visser-maessen@uu.nl

Treasurer: Hans Krabbendam
Roosevelt Study Center, P.O. Box 6001, 4330 LA Middelburg, The Netherlands
Phone: + 31 118 631590  Fax: + 31 118 631593
E-mail: jl.krabbendam@zeeland.nl

Information correct on May 22, 2016

Recent activities


6-9 November 2013. Weapons of Mass Seduction: Rhetoric and Political Discourse in the United States. Roosevelt Study Center, Middelburg (Netherlands) and University of Ghent (Belgium).

24 October 2013. Politics for the People: Participatory Democracy in America, from Revolutionary to Front-Porch. University of Groningen.

7-8 June 2013. The Politics and Culture of Liberation: 25th Anniversary of American Studies Nijmegen. Radboud University Nijmegen.

22 March 2013. American Studies Assembly: American Crossroads, Transnational American Studies. Radboud University Nijmegen.

2 November 2012. NASA Fall Event: Presidential Election Forum. Leiden University.

5-7 September 2012. European Beat Studies Network Inaugural Conference. Roosevelt Study Center, Middelburg.

20-22 June 2012. Fifth HOTCUS Annual Conference (European Organization of Historians of the Twentieth-Century United States). Roosevelt Study Center, Middelburg.

23 March 2012. American Studies Assembly: Empire of Liberty, Ideals and Reality. Utrecht University.


Bak, Hans, ed. The Long Voyage: The Selected Letters of Malcolm Cowley, 1915-1987. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2014.

Boyden, Michael, Hans Krabbendam, and Liselotte Vandenbussche, eds. Tales of Transit: Narrative Migrant Spaces in Atlantic Perspective, 1850-1950. Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2013.

Broeke, Leon van den, Hans Krabbendam, and Dirk Mouw, eds. Transatlantic Pieties: Dutch Clergy in Colonial America. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmands, 2012.

Foley, Michael. Front Porch Politics: The Forgotten Heyday of American Activism in the 1970s and 1980s. New York: Hill & Wang/FSG, 2013.

Kooijman, Jaap. Fabricating the Absolute Fake: America in Contemporary Pop Culture. Revised and extended edition. Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2013.

Krabbendam, Hans, and John M. Thompson, eds. America’s Transatlantic Turn: Theodore Roosevelt and the “Discovery” of Europe. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.

Minnen, Cornelis A. van , and Manfred Berg, eds. The U.S. South and Europe: Transatlantic Relations in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2013.

Oever, Roel van den. Mama's Boy: Momism and Homophobia in Postwar American Culture. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.

Romijn, Peter, Giles Scott-Smith, and Joes Segal, eds. Divided Dreamworlds? The Cultural Cold War in East and West. Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2012.

Scott-Smith, Giles, ed. Obama, U.S. Politics and Transatlantic Relations: Change or Continuity? Brussels: Peter Lang, 2012.

Scott-Smith, Giles. Western Anti-Communism and the Interdoc Network: Cold War Internationale. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.

Thompson, Mark L. The Contest for the Delaware Valley: Allegiance, Identity, and Empire in the Seventeenth Century. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2013.

Verhoeven, Wil. Americomania and the French Revolution Debate in Britain, 1789-1802. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2013.


EAAS Biennial Conferences

Other Conferences

University of North Georgia, Dahlonega, 9-11 July 2018, Georgia USA

CFP (by February 16, 2018)


J. J. Strossmayer University of Osijek

CFP (by  December 15, 2017)


Central European University and the University of Debrecen, 27-28 April 2018, Budapest, Hungary

CFP (by December 15, 2017)

University College Dublin

CFP (by January 22, 2018)

European Journal of American Studies

The European Journal of American Studies is the official journal of EAAS. It welcomes contributions from Americanists in Europe and elsewhere and aims at making available state-of-the-art research on all aspects of United States culture and society.

Read more at http://ejas.revues.org/.

European Views of the United States

European Views of the United States is the official book series of the EAAS.9783825365783       

We are proud to announce volumes 8, 9, 10 of the series:

Tanrisever, Ahu. Fathers, Warriors, and Vigilantes: Post-Heroism and the US Cultural Imaginary in the Twenty-First Century, vol. 10, 2016 (Rob Kroes Publication Award 2015).

Intercontinental Crosscurrents: Women's Networks across Europe and the Americas, eds. Julia Nitz, Sandra H. Petrulionis, and Theresa Schön, vol. 9, 2016.

America: Justice, Conflict, War, eds. Amanda Gilroy and Marietta Messmer, vol. 8, 2016 (The Hague Conference 2014).

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