Croatian Association for American Studies (CAAS) announces a Call for Papers for the 6th Annual Workshop in American Studies to be held in Zadar, Croatia, 15-16 June 2018. This year’s topic of the CAAS American Studies workshop focuses on representations of age and ageing in American society and culture. We are delighted to announce that our guest speaker is Prof. Dr. Roberta Maierhofer (University of Graz), a renowned ageing studies and American studies scholar. Click for more details. [click to continue…]

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CfP: Anglophonia – Voices and Perspectives

by admin on December 18, 2017

The English Student Club X.a (University of Zagreb) is once again organizing the International Student Conference on English Studies, Anglophonia. The conference will take place at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences in Zagreb on 3, 4 and 5 May 2018. Follow the link for CfP and other details.

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Cfp: Anafora 5.1 – special issue on popular culture

November 27, 2017

Anafora, an international journal published by the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Osijek, invites contributions for the upcoming special issue 5.1 on popular literature or any other manifestation of popular culture. The final deadline for issue 5.1 is March 1, 2018.

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Cfp: International Conference on Literature in Osijek

October 17, 2017

Students of the PhD study programme in Literature and Cultural Identity at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences in Osijek are organizing the first International Conference on Literature in Osijek. The conference will take place March 2-3, 2018. More informatio and the full call for papers can be found at the Osijek Faculty of […]

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A Cultural History of Capitalism: Britain, America, Croatia – International Symposium

March 13, 2017

The conference “A Cultural History of Capitalism” will take place on April 7-8, 2017 at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences in Zagreb. More information can be found on the website of the research project A Cultural History of Capitalism: Britain, America, Croatia.

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Working Papers in American Studies Vol. 2 is out

February 22, 2017

We are happy to announce that the second volume of our Working Papers in American Studies is out. The volume is based on talks given at the 3rd American Studies Workshop in Zagreb, “Quarter of a Century after the Fall of the Berlin Wall: Perspectives and Directions in Croatian and Regional American Studies.” Feel free […]

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Recent publications by HUAmS scholars (2)

February 13, 2017

Here’s another update about recent publications by HUAmS members. As a co-author, Antonija Pavić published the article “The Beautiful and Dangerous: A New Depiction of Heroines in North American Television Drama Series” (available at Medijske studije journal. Sanja Nikčević published a book on war themes in Croatian, Bosnian and Anglo-American drama (Kako prikazati ljudske rane […]

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4th Annual Zagreb AmStud Workshop: The (Un)usable Pasts in American Studies

May 16, 2016

The 4th annual American Studies workshop of the Croatian Association for American Studies, entitled “The (Un)usable Pasts in American Studies,” was held in Zagreb on May 14, 2016. This year, our keynote speaker was Russell Reising from the University of Toledo (Ohio, US), currently a visiting Fulbright professor at the Department of English in Zagreb.

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CfP: 11th Biennial Conference of the Hungarian Association for American Studies

February 11, 2016

The Hungarian Association for American Studies and the Hungarian Association for Ibero-American Studies jointly organize a tri-lingual conference that brings together specialists from the fields of North American and Ibero-American Studies in order to address issues related to the Americas in a way that transcends nation-based models of academic inquiry. The conference is entitled The […]

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CfP: 4th American Studies Workshop in Zagreb – The (Un)usable Pasts of American Studies

January 21, 2016

This year’s American Studies Workshop in Zagreb proposes as its central concern the question of the meaning of the past, understood as a living history, and its interaction with the practice of American Studies. The workshop will take place at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences on May 14, 2016. The deadline for proposals […]

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