Eyes on Events – Jennafer Holt & Aashima Rana, BAAS PGR Conference 2021 #1

  The next episode in our series Eyes On Events, this week we are interviewing Jennafer Holt and Aashima Rana about the upcoming British Association of American Studies Conference: Visibility/Invisibility: Representation & Community Formation in American Studies. We speak with two of the organisers about their experience so far, the event, and the Call… Continue reading

Eyes on Events – Maria Manning & Janice Deitner, IAAS PG 2021

The next episode in our series Eyes On Events, this week we are interviewing Maria Manning and Janice Deitner about the upcoming Irish Association of American Studies Postgraduate Symposium -The (Hi)stories We Create: Narratives of Exceptionalism, Ideology, and Resilience. The event is taking place virtually via Zoom, on the 5th/6th November… Continue reading

Eyes on Events – Alexandra Abletshauser, Creative Conversations with Indigenous Canada

The next episode in our series Eyes On Events, this week we are interviewing Alexandra Abletshauser about the upcoming Creative Conversations with Indigenous Canada . These workshops will be run on Zoom. Events are free, registration is required. Both events run from 7-8 pm BST. Full details can be found here: June 7:… Continue reading

Eyes on Events – Emily Hull & Stephen Colbrook, UCL Americas Research Network Annual Conference: Histories of Inequality

The next episode in our new series Eyes On Events, this week we are interviewing Emily Hull and Stephen Colbrook about the upcoming UCL Americas Research Network Annual Conference: Histories of Inequality. The conference is being held on the 1st of June 2021. You can register for this virtual event here: https://www.ucl.ac.uk/americas/events/2021/jun/ucl-americas-research-network-annual-conference-histories-inequality Please email… Continue reading

Eyes On Events – Dr. Yvonne Battle-Felton, Bookable-Space African American Lit Literary Salon

Bookable-Space African-American Lit-Literary Salon is a monthly, online literary event featuring African American writers. The salon is a warm, welcoming literary community made by and for individuals who are passionate about reading good books. New members are always welcome, so get in touch to find out what you need to do… Continue reading

Eyes on Events – Suzanne Enzerink, BAAS Annual Conference 2021 #3

The final episode in our series Eyes On Events, this week we are interviewing Suzanne Enzerink about the BAAS Annual Conference 2021. In our third episode, we discuss the successes of the conference, what could be improved, and the future of the online, sustainable conference post-COVID-19. If you are organising an upcoming or… Continue reading

Eyes on Events – Suzanne Enzerink, BAAS Annual Conference 2021 #2

The next episode in our new series Eyes On Events, this week we are interviewing Suzanne Enzerink about the upcoming BAAS Annual Conference. In our second interview, we discuss website design, networking opportunities, and the final preparations for the event! The British Association for American Studies’s 66th Annual Convention is being held from… Continue reading

Eyes on Events – Krysten Blackstone and Sarah Thomson, SASA Annual Conference 2021

The next episode in our new series Eyes On Events, this week we are interviewing Krysten Blackstone and Sarah Thomson about the upcoming Scottish Association for the Study of Americas (SASA) Annual Conference.  The conference is being held on the 6th of March 2021, with a week of events beforehand. You… Continue reading