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The British Association for American Studies is pleased to maintain a list of news and events from across the American Studies community.

The items below include news from BAAS itself and submissions from other institutions and organisations. You will find posts organised by category below. Each week, the news and events submitted to BAAS, are included on the Weekly Digest mailing. You can sign up to receive the weekly mailing by completing this form.

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Latest News and Events

    JOB: Associate Professor in Environmental History, University of Warwick

    The University of Warwick History Department is looking to hire an Associate Professor in Environmental History, broadly construed. This is a permanent...

    SNCC’s Stories – Award Win

    Sharon Monteith’s SNCC's Stories: The African American Freedom Movement in the Civil Rights South (University of Georgia Press) has won The Society for the...

    Book Launch 8 Nov – The Edinburgh Companion to the Politics of American Health

    Hybrid book Launch: The Edinburgh Companion to the Politics of American Health, Tuesday 8th November 2022, University of Strathclyde & zoom. Featuring a...

    Study the South

    Study the South (, the peer-reviewed, multimedia, online journal is inviting individual submissions and if colleagues would like to...

    CFP: The 2023 Charles Brockden Brown Society Conference

    The Fourteenth Biennial Conference of the Charles Brockden Brown Society invites papers on all aspects of the cultural expression of law-making and...

    Green Utopia Now! A Transdisciplinary Symposium on How to Deal with the Climate Crisis

    Wednesday 30 November (hybrid) Green Utopia Now! brings together an outstanding group of early career researchers (ECRs) working on climate and the...

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