The Swedish Association for American Studies (SAAS) is an inspiring academic network that encourages scholarship in the multidisciplinary field of American Studies. SAAS seeks to develop a critical understanding of the role, place, and meaning of the United States and North America. In Sweden, research about the US/America is conducted in many different disciplines; SAAS thus functions as an important forum for interdisciplinary exchange and encounters between American Studies scholars.
News and Events
SAAS 2018 – The 10th Biennial Conference of the Swedish Association for American Studies
The Swedish Association for American Studies (SAAS) will hold its 10th biennial conference in Stockholm on September 28–30, 2018. Please visit the conference website for more information.
2018 Maple Leaf & Eagle Conference for North American Studies
The 17th Maple Leaf & Eagle Conference will take place on May 15-18, 2018, at the University of Helsinki, Finland. This year’s theme is “Ideas, Ideals, and Ideologies.” The deadline for submissions is October 15, 2017. See the conference website for more information.
Call for Articles
American Studies in Scandinavia (ASiS)
ASiS is seeking exciting and vibrant articles from a broad range of scholarly fields relating to American Studies. For more information, see the ASiS Call for Articles or the ASiS website. Send your inquiries and manuscript submissions to the new editor Dr. Janne Lahti at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have a book to review or would like to review one, contact Prof. Pirjo Ahokas at email@example.com.