Con mucha alegría anunciamos que la profesora Marisel C. Moreno (University of Notre Dame) y el profesor Marco Ramírez Rojas (Lehman College-CUNY) estarán en persona como oradores en nuestro Congreso 2023. It is with great joy that we announce the participation of professors Marisel C. Moreno (University of Notre Dame), and Marco Ramírez Rojas… Read More


SOLIDARITY: WHAT LOVE LOOKS LIKE IN PUBLIC 2023 Annual Meeting of the American Studies Association SUBMISSIONS DUE TONIGHT (2/1/23) AT 11:59PM PACIFIC TIME PLEASE SUBMIT AS EARLY AS POSSIBLE TO AVOID TECHNICAL PROBLEMS If you encounter technical difficulties with the ASA website, the JHUP website, or All Academic website, please see the information below for… Read More


Call for Presentations: 26th Annual Graduate Students in Music (GSIM) Conference The Graduate Center, City University of New York (CUNY) The students of the Department of Music at The Graduate Center, CUNY, are pleased to announce the 26th Annual GSIM Conference, to be held virtually on March 24-25, 2023. In addition to paper presentations and… Read More


HCA_Spring Academy_2023_Poster_CfP The twentieth HCA Spring Academy on American Culture, Economics, Geography, History, Literature, Politics, and Religion will be held from March 20-24, 2023. The Heidelberg Center for American Studies (HCA) invites applications for this annual one-week conference that provides twenty international Ph.D. students with the opportunity to present and discuss their Ph.D. projects. In… Read More


Call for Papers The Nicknames of Distortion: A Hortense Spillers Symposium | November 11 -12, 2022 Pembroke Center for Teaching and Research on Women, Brown University In 2019, renowned American literary critic and Black feminist scholar Hortense Spillers donated her papers to the Pembroke Center’s Feminist Theory Archive in the name of the Black Feminist… Read More


American Quarterly 2023 Special Issue The Body Issue: Sports and the Politics of Embodiment Edited by Amira Rose Davis (Pennsylvania State University) and Joseph Darda (Texas Christian University) ESPN The Magazine announced its first Body Issue in 2009 as a celebration of “the diverse shapes, sizes, genders and races” of athletes’ “most important asset­­––their bodies.”… Read More


Call For Applications: Social Practice CUNY Initiative for Faculty Social Practice CUNY (SPCUNY), an initiative based at The CUNY Graduate Center that seeks to amplify the collective power of social practice artists, scholars, and advocates across the CUNY system, is currently seeking the second cohort of SPCUNY Faculty Fellows. A significant number of CUNY faculty… Read More


The Object in/of Psychoanalysis Cornell University Psychoanalysis Reading Group Conference September  23-24, 2022 (in person) Keynote Address: Joan Copjec (Brown University)  Deadline for Paper Submissions: June 1, 2022 (300 words abstract) e-mail: conferenceparg@gmail.com The Psychoanalytic Reading Group at Cornell University invites participants for a conference on the question of the object in/of psychoanalysis. We welcome… Read More


DEADLINE MARCH 1, 2022 ANNUAL BOOK AWARDS OF THE AMERICAN STUDIES ASSOCIATION JOHN HOPE FRANKLIN PUBLICATION PRIZE The John Hope Franklin Publication Prize is distributed yearly and honors the most outstanding book published in American studies for the year preceding the annual meeting. Recipients of the award receive $1,000. The prize winner will be announced at… Read More