Nordic Association for american studies

Welcome

Welcome to the home page of the Nordic Association for American Studies (NAAS).

The purpose of NAAS is to encourage the study of the United States, particularly in Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden.

NAAS organizes biennial conferences, publishes a peer-reviewed journal (American Studies in Scandinavia) and a newsletter, and engages in other activities in keeping with its purpose.

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Second Call for Papers

Crises and Turns: Continuities and Discontinuities in American Culture

The 27th Biennial NAAS Conference in Uppsala

May 25-27, 2023


FOR DETAILS ON HOW TO SUBMIT VISIT OUR CONFERENCE WEBSITE

Deadline for Submission

Submit a proposal for the NAAS conference in Uppsala, May 25-27 2023

The deadline for the submissions – September 1 – is now approaching! Please visit the conference site: NAAS 2023 – The Biennial Conference of the Nordic Association for American Studies (NAAS) for more information on how to submit.

We are delighted to announce that our keynote speakers are now confirmed, Professor Kristin Hoganson and Professor Imre Szeman. More information about them here: Keynote Speakers – NAAS 2023.

Please feel free to contact the conference committee via email naasinfo2023@gmail.com if you have any questions.


NAAS Conference

Crises and Turns: Continuities and Discontinuities in American Culture

The 27th Biennial NAAS Conference in Uppsala May 25-27, 2023

CFP: October 1, 2022

Conference website



American Stuidies in scandinavia 54:1

American Studies in Scandinavia is now fully digital. Our first open access issue showcases some fantastic work by Clara Juncker, Marianne Kongerslev, Melih Levi and numerous (book) reviewers.


Check out the cureent issue, along with all previous issues, here.

Civil War Settlers

Anders Bo Rasmussen, Associate Professor, SDU

Civil War Settlers is the first comprehensive analysis of Scandinavian Americans and their participation in the US Civil War.

For purchasing options please visit Cambridge University Press. Discount code CWS2022.




Seven Sublimes

David Nye, Professor Emeritus, SDU

A reconception of the sublime to include experiences of disaster, war, outer space, virtual reality, and the Anthropocene.

For purchasing options please visit MIT Press.