Welcome

Crises and Turns:
Continuities and Discontinuities in American Culture

The 27th biennial conference of the Nordic Association for American Studies (NAAS) will take place on May 25–27, 2023, in Uppsala, Sweden.

The call for papers is now closed. For more about this year’s theme, ”Crisis and Turns: Continuities and Discontinuities in American Culture,” please visit the Conference Theme page.

Conference registration will open at the latest on March 1, and will remain open until April 15, 2023. You can find more information about the registration process, the conference fee, etc., on the Registration page.

MA and PhD students are eligible to apply for the Henry Wasser Travel Grant (deadline February 1, 2023), and to submit their paper for consideration for the Orm Øverland Prize (deadline March 31, 2023). Click on the links for more information about the grant and the award on the NAAS website.

The conference will take place at Uppsala University, Sweden’s first university, located some 70 kms north of Stockholm, easily accessible by train or by flight to Stockholm-Arlanda airport. The conference is open to scholars and students from all countries, but we offer lower registration fees to members of NAAS (Nordic Association for American Studies), EAAS (European Association for American Studies), and ASA (American Studies Association in the U.S.)

The NAAS 2023 Conference Committee,
Jenny Bonnevier (Örebro University)
Dag Blanck (Uppsala University)
Marie Bennedahl (Linnaeus University)
Adam Hjorthén (Uppsala University)
Kim Khavar Fahlstedt (Stockholm University)
Erik Thosteman (Uppsala University)