“Modernism in the American Home: Envisioning Domesticity without Servants”
Prof. Andrew UrbanMay 15, 2019
Podcast Talking American Studies
"Risk Fiction with S. Mayer and J. Cortiel"
“An Unrepresentable Other? Modelling Climate through Story-Telling”
Dr. Solveig NitzkeJune 18, 2019
"Travelling Beyond the Slave Narrative: The Transnational Autobiographies of Nancy Prince and Eliza Potter"
Dr. Pia WiegminkJuly 1, 2019
CFP: Negotiating Asylum and Accommodation - Migrants, Refugees and Host Societies: Early Modern and Modern Periods March 20 - 22, 2019
Dissertation Award for Dr. Matthias Klestil
The Bayreuth Institute for American Studies (BIFAS) is an interdisciplinary research institution at the University of Bayreuth that promotes research and teaching activities with a focus on North America (the United States, Canada, and the Caribbean) and the circumatlantic world. It coordinates the work of scholars from a variety of disciplines, currently bringing together members of three of the six faculties of the University of Bayreuth.
Founded in 2011, BIFAS is part of the unique research environment that the University of Bayreuth provides with its programmatic support for interdisciplinary research cooperation and its dedication to international cooperation.
Bayreuth Institute for American Studies