Master in American Studies at the University of Torino

PROGRAM OVERVIEW: The Master in American Studies at the University of Torino, Italy, is a one-year program offering students an in-depth interdisciplinary exploration of "America," past and present. Fully taught in English by committed specialists in various fields of American Studies, the program is renowned for its international scope (over 60% of our students are international), personalized attention to students and small classes (maximum 20 students).

Fass-Sandin Prize for Best Article in German or Italian

The Society for the History of Children and Youth (SHCY) is pleased to call for nominations for the best article in German or Italian on the history of children, childhood, or youth (broadly construed) published in a 2013, 2014, or 2015 issue of a print or online journal. The SHCY will grant one award. The prize consists of a plaque and a check for $250. The winner will be announced in early September 2016 on the website of the SHCY. She/he will be informed of the award prior to the anouncement. Nominations are invited from publishers, editors, scholars, and authors.

Ácoma online

I nuovi numeri della rivista Ácoma sono disponibili online all'indirizzo

N. 8 primavera-estate 2015: "Impero seduttore". Il soft power nelle relazioni Stati Uniti-America Latina
N. 9 autunno-inverno 2015: Oltre il libro: nuove forme di narratività sugli/dagli USA.

American Literary Scholarship

Coloro che sono interessati a far recensire le loro pubblicazioni del 2015 sull'American Literary Scholarship possono inviare il materiale a Simone Francescato. Si ricorda che gli editors americani di ALS accetteranno solo studi su autrici/autori statunitensi (no Canada), riguardanti testi letterari, e usciti in formato cartaceo.