Call for Applications: "New Perspectives on Transatlantic Relations"


We invite applications for our 19th Interdisciplinary Annual BAA Conference “New Perspectives on Transatlantic Relations: Multidisciplinary Approaches“ July 4–6, 2019 in Munich.

We invite relevant contributions from the fields of history, literary criticism, geography, the arts, and cultural studies addressing issues of transatlantic relations from the early modern period to today.

We are especially interested in papers dealing with:

  • transatlantic (auto)biographies, person-to-person contacts, literary and social movements, institutions and networks
  • the circulation and transfer of knowledge, concepts and ideas across the North Atlantic
  • the multidirectional exchange of books, songs, movies, and material artifacts between Europe and North America
  • systems of meaning mapping the North Atlantic world and framing the relationships between Europe and America.


Please send us your abstract of not more than 500 words.

Application Deadline: February 20, 2019

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