Upcoming Conferences

Coming up in at UNIL Autumn 2018:

Lecture and concert about Woody Guthrie by William Kaufman — October 15th! 1:15 in room 3032:

Nov. 2 & 3, 2018: Swiss Association of North American Studies will be coming to Lausanne!

Welcome to the Conference!

 

November 13:

 

PHD Day for doctoral students (in December)

 

 

 

Previous Conferences:

Nov. 18, 2017: Keynote at the University of Exeter, organized by the British Association of 19th Century Americanists on the topic of

Progress, Utopia, and Apocalypse : The Overlapping Temporalities of the 19th Century

Link to conference website

 

Nov. 25 & 26: CUSO English Doctoral School Graduate conference “American Studies: Looking Backward and Looking Forward”

This two-day event is for doctoral students (and advanced MA students) who are potentially interested in a career in American Studies and would like to know (among other possible questions) how to position their research interests in this evolving field.

Guest speakers: Tomasz Basiuk from the American Studies Center in Warsaw and Cynthia Wu from SUNY (Buffalo)

Friday May 13: American Gothic Study Day (UNIL)

June 22-23, 2015: Apocalypse Now: Neoliberalism and Apocalyptic Narratives

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Graduate colloquium

English Department, University of Lausanne

Keynote Speakers:

Adam Kelly, University of York

Christian Arnsperger, University of Lausanne

Organizer:

Anas Sareen

 

October 2015, “Transnational Approaches to American Literature” 2-day conference with guest speakers David Watson and Silvia Schultermandl

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Recent Conferences at UNIL:

Link to Conference Website

July 16-17, 2014: New Narratives of the Cold War

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ALL THAT GOTHIC CONFERENCE, Łódź, 9-11 October, 2014

All That Gothic CFP