This conference, hosted at the University of St Andrews in conjunction with the University of Minnesota, will intentionally cross borders of language, geography, culture, religion and medium as we seek to recover the rich and variegated world of the book in Central Europe.
The 2017 Austrian Studies Association conference committee invites proposals for papers that explore the multiple intertexts that inform our readings of the cultural and historical products and sites of modern Austria, the Habsburg Empire, and its former territories.
The Faculty of Humanities is particularly interested in scholars whose teaching and research interests are primarily associated with cultural studies. €5,000 per month, a travel grant of €800 and health and accident insurance.
The Center for Austrian Studies sponsors a series of ongoing research initiatives with advanced level graduate students working with faculty mentors who are leading scholars in their respective fields. The project culminates in a public workshop at the University of Minnesota where the students present their research.