This special issue of VTU Review: Studies in the Humanities and Social Sciences is to address the question of the massive and long-ranging transformations overtaking the Anglo-American world in the course of the long nineteenth, twentieth and twenty-first centuries. Proposed topics should ideally converge on the intersection of nature and economy (work, technology) as represented in literature, film, television, and the digital media. [click to continue…]

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The program for the one-day workshop Reading COVID-19 in the Anglo-American context (Zagreb, September 26, 2020) is available here and here (pdf).

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CfP: the 18th HCA Spring Academy Conference

July 17, 2020

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. The HCA Spring Academy invites participants to work closely with experts in their respective fields of study and offers workshops held by visiting scholars. The […]

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CfP: Reading COVID-19 in the Anglo-American context

June 16, 2020

Croatian Association for American Studies (HUAmS) and Croatian Association for the Study of English (HDAS) announce the Call for Papers for a one-day workshop entitled Reading COVID-19 in the Anglo-American context. The workshop will be held on September 26, 2020 at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences in Zagreb. (In case of epidemic restrictions, […]

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CfP: Doing Southern Studies Today

April 24, 2020

This conference aims to bring together scholars who want to share their work on “the South” and “doing Southern Studies” in an uncommon place: Berlin – a place outside “the South.” The conference will take place at Humboldt University, 14-15 January 2021. Read on for details.

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7th Annual Workshop – Program

October 11, 2019

The program for the one-day workshop Transformation: Nature and Economy in Modern English and American Culture (Zagreb, October 24, 2019) is available here and here (pdf).

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CfP: Transnationality of American Literature and American English

September 12, 2019

The Association for American Studies in South East Europe, the Serbian Association for Anglo-American Studies and the Faculty for Media and Communications (Singidunum University, Belgrade), are organizing a one-day conference on Transnationality of American Literature and American English. the conference will take place in Belgrade, on April 4th, 2020. Read on for the full announcement.

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Cfp: Transformation: Nature and Economy in Modern English and American Culture

July 19, 2019

Croatian Association for American Studies (HUAmS) and Croatian Association for the Study of English (HDAS) announce the Call for Papers for a one-day workshop entitled Transformation: Nature and Economy in Modern English and American Culture. The workshop will be held on October 24, 2019 at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences in Zagreb. We […]

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CfP: Anglophonia 2019 – New Frontiers (student conference)

February 28, 2019

The English Student Club X.a (University of Zagreb) is organizing its traditional international student conference on English Studies, Anglophonia. The conference will take place at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences in Zagreb on May 9-11, 2019. Follow the link for CfP and other details.

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Working Papers in American Studies Vol. 3 is out

April 23, 2018

The third volume in our series Working Papers in American Studies is out. The volume is based on a selection of talks given at the 4th Annual Zagreb AmStud Workshop: The (Un)usable Pasts in American Studies. The volume includes contributions by Stipe Grgas, Tomislav Brlek, Dubravka Đurić, and Slavica Troskot. As usual, you can freely […]

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