Call for Papers “Teaching American Studies in the Nordic Countries”

Special Issue of American Studies in ScandinaviaEditors: Jenny Bonnevier and Adam Hjorthén This special issue will survey and explore the teaching of American Studies in the Nordic countries, with the aim of developing a cross-national conversation about teaching, pedagogy, and curriculum in the field. We are seeking short (1,500-3,000 word) texts and thought pieces in …

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Maple Leaf and Eagle Conference 2024 – Call for papers

NORTH AMERICAN UNIONS AND DIVISIONS (TRANS)NATIONAL TALES The 20th Maple Leaf and Eagle Conference will take place at the University of Helsinki from May 14th to May 17th, 2024. Deadline for submissions: October 29, 2023. Read more here

HCA Spring Academy 2024 – Call for papers

The Heidelberg Center for American Studies (HCA) invites applications for its annual Spring Academy on American Culture, Economics, Geography, History, Literature, Politics, and Religion to be held from March 18-22, 2024. The HCA Spring Academy provides 20 international Ph.D. students with the opportunity to present and thoroughly discuss their Ph.D. projects. They encourage applications that …

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SINAS Visiting PhD Student Program

The Swedish Institute for North American Studies (SINAS) at Uppsala University is offering a Visiting PhD Student Program in the fall of 2023. Please see the attached Call for Applications for more information. Deadline is August 6, 2023.

NAAS Conference 2023

On May 25–27, 2023, the Nordic Association for American Studies held its 27th biennial conference at Uppsala University, Sweden, addressing the theme “Crises and Turns: Continuities and Discontinuities in American Culture.” The Swedish Association for American Studies (SAAS) co-hosted the event with the Swedish Institute for North American Studies (SINAS). The keynote speakers were prof. Kristin …

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SAAS new logo

The Swedish Association for American Studies is proud to present a new logo for the organisation.