IAS at American Association for Italian Studies (AAIS)

Each year, the IAS seeks session proposals for the annual meeting of the interdisciplinary American Association for Italian Studies (AAIS), broadly conceived, but potentially inclusive of architecture, cinema, and other visual media.  For more on the AAIS conference, please see its conference guidelines. See our submission guidelines for eligibility requirements to propose a session for IAS at AAIS.

See below for more information on current, upcoming, and past IAS participation at the American Association for Italian Studies Annual Conference.

Upcoming Conference

2017 American Association for Italian Studies/Canadian Society for Italian Studies Annual Conference, Columbus, Ohio, 20-22 April 2017

The IAS seeks session proposals for the annual meeting of the interdisciplinary American Association of Italian Studies (AAIS). In 2017, the conference is co-sponsored by the Canadian Society for Italian Studies. Members interested in putting together a panel or linked panels on any topic of Italian art (broadly conceived to include also architecture, cinema, etc.) should send a brief abstract (250 words max), session title, a short list of potential or desired speakers (they need not be confirmed), the name of the chair(s) with email addresses and affiliation, and a one-page CV to the IAS Program Committee Chair.  Please adhere to our submission guidelines and note that organizers may not link other, non-IAS sponsored sessions to IAS-sponsored sessions. The deadline for submissions is 15 December 2016.

Travel Grants
Presenters at AAIS may be eligible for an IAS Travel Grant. Graduate students and scholars within six years of receipt of the PhD who do not hold a tenured position may apply, even if the paper is not presented in an IAS-sponsored session. Deadline 1 November 2016.

Past IAS Sessions at AAIS

2016 American Association for Italian Studies Annual Conference, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
2015 American Association for Italian Studies Annual Conference, Boulder, CO

2014 American Association for Italian Studies Annual Conference, Zurich

2013 American Association for Italian Studies Annual Conference, Eugene, OR