“The Genres of Genre: A Conference on Form, Format, and Cultural Formations” is the biennial meeting of the Swiss Association of North American Studies (SANAS). This conference will take place on November 2-3, 2018 in Lausanne and will be preceded by a film screening of Rhymes for Young Ghouls (2013) on November 1, 2018 at the Zinéma in Lausanne.
This conference will feature Prof. Linda Williams (University of California, Berkeley), Prof. Ronald Schleifer (University of Oklahoma), and Prof. Deborah Madsen (University of Geneva) as keynote speakers, in addition to many interesting presentations by SANAS members or friends.
This conference is organized by my Americanist colleagues at the University of Lausanne and myself. You can find more information on the conference by visiting our website www.unil.ch/sanas2018 or check out the full program here: ProgramBooklet_SANAS2018_Final.