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American Association of Australasian Literary Studies Annual Conference - Washington, DC - Feb. 14-16, 2013

The American Association of Australasian Literary Studies (AAALS) invites paper proposals for its 2013 Annual Conference, to be held in Washington, DC, February 14-16, 2013, in conjunction with ANZSANA (Australian and New Zealand Studies Association of North America). The conference will be held at Georgetown University. An evening reception will be held on February 14, and conference sessions will take place on February 15 and 16. Papers addressing any aspect of Australian, New Zealand and South Pacific literary, film and cultural studies are welcome. Proposals from graduate and undergraduate students are encouraged. Presentations should be 20 minutes long. Please send 250-word proposals by 15 November 2012 to Nathanael OíReilly, the conference program chair ( Email submissions are preferred. Please label the subject line clearly.

Patrick White Centenary International Conference

The Patrick White Centenary International Conference will be held in Hyderabad, India, from 5-7 November, 2012. The Association for the Study of Australasia in Asia (ASAA), in collaboration with the University of Hyderabad, invite the submission of abstracts for papers to be presented at the conference. Please download the flyer for complete details.


The Journal of the European Association for Studies on Australia

Call for Submissions

The Journal of the European Association for Studies on Australia invites submissions for its second issue. Submissions may be in any area of Australian Studies. Given the broad remit of such an area, the journal is especially open to submissions that cross disciplinary or discursive boundaries. At the same time, the most minutely-focused articles may also be submitted. In addition, articles that have a European connection are especially welcome.


Submissions should be sent to the editor electronically at Initial submissions of 5,000-8,500 word articles may be in any recognisable academic format, but articles accepted for publication will need to be formatted by authors according to the conventions outlined on the journalís website. You should send the article as one document with no indication of name or anything which might identify you as author. In a separate document you should submit your name, institutional affiliation if appropriate, email address and a brief personal biography to be used if the article is accepted.


The Journal of the European Association for Studies on Australia is a peer-reviewed, MLA-indexed, open-access online journal, whose first issue appeared in 2009. The journalís website may be found at


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