Austria and America: Cross-Cultural Encounters 1865-1933

The University of Salzburg’s American Studies Department invites scholars from the disciplines of literature, cultural studies, transatlantic studies, theater studies, musicology and art history to a 2-day conference to reflect on America’s relationship with Austria around the turn of the last century (ca. from the end of the American Civil War to the end of the First Austrian Republic).

If, as Ralph Waldo Emerson suggested, Americans go to Europe to be Americanized, this ...

Sponsoring Organization(s) : 
University of Salzburg
Event type: 
Event
Event date: 
Thursday, December 6, 2012 to Friday, December 7, 2012
Event Location: 
Salzburg, Austria
Abstract due date: 
Sunday, April 20, 2014
Categories: 
Postcolonial
American
Hispanic & Latino
Comparative
Interdisciplinary
German
Genre & Form
Popular Culture
Literary Theory
World Literatures
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