“Mediating Mountains” is the topic of the 46th annual conference of the Austrian Associataion for American Studies (AAAS). It takes place from November 22-24, 2019, at the University of Innsbruck. Scholars interested in presenting a paper can submit their proposals until May 19, 2019.
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In August 2018, the Federation of Austrian Scientific Societies (VWGÖ) has published an open letter to President Alexander Van der Bellen, Chancellor Sebastian Kurz, Vice-Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache
The 45th AAAS conference will take place from November 16-18, 2018, in Vienna. The conference will explore “American Im/Mobilities.” Scholars interested in presenting a paper can submit their proposals until May 15, 2018.
Space Oddities: Difference and Identity in the American City is the latest volume of the book series American Studies in Austria. The book was edited by Stefan L. Brandt and Michale Fuchs.
In 2017, the 44th annual conference of the Austrian Association for American studies explored “The Changing Nature of American Studies.” The conference took place on November 3-5, at Schloss Leopoldskron in Salzburg.
From November 6-8, 2015, the 42nd annual conference of the AAAS took place in Graz. The topic of the international conference was “Soundscapes and Sonic Cultures in America.”
From November 9-10, 2012, an international conference by the Austrian Association for American Studies and the Swiss Association for North American Studies explored “Cultures in Conflict / Conflicting Cultures.” The event was hosted at the University of Zurich.
“The Visual Culture of Modernism” was the topic of a Conference by the Austrian Association for American Studies and the Swiss Association for North American Studies. The event took place on November 12-14, 2010, at the University of Innsbruck.
The participants of the 34th AAAS conference explored the topic “American Studies in Austria.” The event took place on October 22-25, 2007, at the Exerzitienhaus der Barmherzigen Schwestern in Graz. It was organized by Hanna Wallinger and Dorothea Steiner from the University of Salzburg.