Wharton in Washington 2016 Dates: June 2-4, 2016.
We now have the dates for the Wharton in Washington 2016 conference: June 2-4, 2016.
Call for Papers (also at https://whartoninwashington2016.wordpress.com/call-for-papers/)
Wharton in Washington: the Edith Wharton Society
The University of St. Francis, a Catholic, Franciscan institution in Joliet, IL, invites applications for a Visiting Professor of English in American Literature (any period).
Co-editor of the journal, Nineteenth-Century Studies:
WANTED: Co-editor to join the editorial team of the Nineteenth Century Studies Association’s journal, Nineteenth Century Studies. Duties may include soliciting and corresponding with readers (from the NCSA and NCS boards as well as from the broader scholarly community) for vetting submissions to the journal; editing accepted submissions for substance and fact-checking as needed (not copyediting); and participating in other decisions about journal business with the editorial team. The position is unpaid and voluntary but will enable the right candidate to gain further editorial experience and expertise along with the pleasure of seeing exceptional scholarship into print. Applicants should be established scholars in their field of nineteenth-century studies; all disciplines considered,but interdisciplinary commitment necessary. Editorial experience preferred but not essential.
Please submit a letter of interest and vita to firstname.lastname@example.org by 1 May 2015.
All applications will be acknowledged.
The Spring 2015 SSAWW Newsletter is now available: SSAWW 16-1 Sp 2015
Vacancy number 215106
Applications are invited for 1 postdoc researcher (0.8 fte), who will have no teaching responsibilities and who will work on the federally-funded project No More Heroes: Violence and Resistance in New World Poetry. For more information on the project, please see: http://www.rug.nl/staff/joanne.van.der.woude/projects
Eligible candidates have a PhD in Spanish-American literature or history and are expert readers of classical Nahuatl. For the duration of 1 year, the successful candidate will work on indigenous sources from (shortly before) the Spanish conquest.
SSAWW is thrilled to have another affiliate member, The Society for American Travel Writing.