The 42nd GSA Conference in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 27-30 September 2018, will again host a series of seminars in addition to its regular conference sessions and roundtables.
Contemporary critical race theory is beginning to explore the roots of the modern concept of “race” in German Enlightenment and post-Enlightenment thought, just as German cultural history is beginning to realize the centrality of this concept within some of its most formative ideas.
Master of Arts in German
Application Deadline: March 5, 2018
MA in German at BGSU
Call for Submissions
The 2018 SNELL PRIZE IN EUROPEAN HISTORY
The European History Section of the Southern Historical Association
Deadline: August 1, 2018
Europe in Contemporary Literature: Extended Deadline (January 30, 2018)
International Conference:Karl Postl / Charles Sealsfield in the Bohemian Countries and in the USA
Thursday, October 4th to Sunday October 7th, 2018, Prague, Charles-University
In 1823 Karl Postl, a 30-year-old Catholic priest from Prague, fled to the USA. There he created a new identity for himself and became Charles Sealsfield, novelist and citizen of the United States. Only after his death was it revealed that this ostensibly American writer had been a Prague monk in his earlier life.
Call for Papers: Celebrating 100 years of Women’s Suffrage in Germany and Austria. (German Studies Association Conference; Sept. 27-30; Pittsburgh, PA. [National Coalition of Women in German-sponsored panel]). Abstracts due 01/20/18 (Vorträge auf Deutsch oder Englisch willkommen)
2018 marks 100 years of women's suffrage in Germany and Austria, early European adopters behind only the Scandinavian countries, and 47 years post-suffrage in Switzerland, a late adopter trailed only by Lichtenstein.
42nd Annual Conference of the German Studies Association
September 27-30, 2018 | Pittsburgh, PA