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New Perspectives in English and American Studies

Institute of English Studies, Jagiellonian University, Poland, April 20-22, 2017

Call for Papers: Deadline January 20, 2017

April Conference is a triennial international conference which has been organized by the Institute of English Studies at the Jagiellonian University since 1978. The Conference is an opportunity to bring together scholars working in various fields of English and American Studies.

Speakers are kindly invited to submit papers on a variety of topics. In the forthcoming edition of the conference the usual General Sessions on:

- British and American Literature,

- General and Applied Linguistics,

- Translation and Cultural Studies,

- Teaching of English as a Foreign Language

It will be accompanied by a selection of Thematic Sessions:

- James Joyce

-  Medievalism in Literature

-  New Perspectives on the American South

- Variation, Variety, Variable – Facets of English in the Contemporary World

- Stylistics of Multimodality /Intermedial Texts and Discourses (Artistic and Applied)

-  Teaching English in Academia

-  Stance and Evaluation in Discourse

-  Digital Humanities

-  Audiovisual Translation

-  The Contemporary Historical Novel 

Five plenary lectures will be delivered by:
Robert H. Brinkmeyer (University of South Carolina)
Anne Fogarty (University College Dublin)
Hartmut Haberland (Roskilde University)
Carolyne Larrington (Oxford University)
Adriaan Neele (Yale University) Speakers are invited to submit an abstract of ca. 200 words to the following email addresses:
ac.general.session@gmail.com for General Sessions
ac.thematic.sessions@gmail.com for Thematic Sessions.

Paper proposals will be reviewed anonymously and the authors will be notified about their acceptance via email.

The deadline for paper proposals is 20th January 2017. Notifications of acceptance will be sent by 31st January 2017.


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13th International Spanish Association for American Studies (SAAS) Conference

University of Extremadura. Cáceres (Spain), April 5 - 7, 2017.

Institute of English Studies, Jagiellonian University, Poland, April 20-22, 2017

Call for Papers: Deadline January 20, 2017

Belfast Campus, Ulster University, Belfast, Northern Ireland, April 28-29, 2017
Call for Papers: Deadline January 19, 2017

Ankara, Turkey, 04-05 May 2017

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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