AYA Events

  • October 2-3, 2014
    6th Annual AYA Workshop
    “Multi-Ethnic Voices Shaping US Society and Politics: Past, Present, and Future”
    Salzburg, Austria
    Guests: Dr. Paul Lauter and Dr. Doris Friedensohn
  • December 9-11, 2011
    5th Annual AYA Workshop
    “American Studies and/as/vs. Media Studies”Innsbruck, Austria
    Guest: Jason Mittell (Middlebury College)
  • December 11-12, 2010
    Young Americanists Conference
    “Space, Place, and Time: The Construction of Identity in American Literature and Popular Culture”
  • October 8-10, 2010
    4th Annual AYA Graduate Student Workshop
    “American Studies in Europe Post-9/11: Is it All Different Now?”
    Guest Scholar: Martha Patterson (McKendree University)
  • October 25-26, 2009
    3rd Annual AYA Graduate Student Workshop
    “Iconic Figures of the 20th Century and Beyond”
    Guest Scholar: Elliott Gorn (Brown University)
  • September 26-28, 2008
    2nd Annual AYA Graduate Student Workshop
    “Landscapes of Postmodernity: Concepts and Paradigms of Critical Theory”
    Guest Scholar: Michael Rozendal (University of San Francisco)
  • November 16-18, 2007
    AYA Graduate Student Retreat
    “Tony Morrison’s Beloved from All Sides”
    Guest Scholar: Amritjit Singh (Ohio University)