“A Forgotten Ethnic Group Building America: Hungarian Miners in West Virginia” – public lecture by Dr. Briane K. Turley

The Institute of English and American Studies of the University of Szeged will host a public lecture by Dr. Briane K. Turley titled A Forgotten Ethnic Group Building America: Hungarian Miners in West Virginia 4 pm,Wednesday, November 27th in Room “Petőfi I”, ground floor, #30-34 Petőfi Ave.   Dr. Turley served for over 20 years […]

American Studies public lectures by Prof. Jelena Sesnic

We kindly invite you to the series of American Studies public lectures of Prof. Jelena Sesnic, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zagreb, Croatia. The first lecture is on October 1, 2019, 10:00-12:00 in Room X. on the topic of THE AMERICAN DREAM The second lecture is also on October 1, 2019, 12:00-14:00 […]

Call for Papers: The XIX FIEALC Conference

CALL FOR PAPERS THE INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF LATIN AMERICAN AND CARIBBEAN STUDIES (FIEALC) ANNOUNCES THE XIX FIEALC CONFERENCE organized by the Department of Hispanic Studies, Faculty of Arts, University of Szeged, from 24 to 28, June 2019, in Szeged, Hungary. The conference is organized with the collaboration of all Hungarian Centers for Latin American Studies […]


The Department of American Studies will host the public lecture of Dr. habil. Łukasz Wordliczek, PhD from the Jagiellonian University in Kraków, who will present the public lecture entitled US FOREIGN POLICY: OVERACTIVE PRESIDENCY OR CONSTITUTIONAL OVERLOOK? The lecture will take place on April 23, 2019 at the Department of American Studies, Faculty of Arts […]

Sergio Pitol exhibition

We cordially invite everyone for the opening program of the exhibition on Sergio Pitol’s work. Please download the flyer for more information.

Public lecture by Edit Antal
Public Lecture by Professor Biljana Radić-Bojanić

The American Studies Department and The Inter-American Research Center will host the public lectures of Professor Biljana Radić-Bojanić, University of Novi Sad, Department of English, on sociocultural dialects spoken in the United States of America. The first lecture focuses on African American English, Chicano English, and Native American English and will take place in the […]

“Radical (Dis)Engagement: State-Society-Religion” – Graz International Summer School Seggau 2019

The next year’s Graz International Summer School Seggau 2019 is titled “Radical (Dis)Engagement: State-Society-Religion.” The Curriculum might be useful for curricula committees in order to pre-approve the program for direct credit transfer, or perhaps for students to identify funding possibilities at their institution or otherwise. Here some aspects, which might help in these efforts: • […]

Public Lecure by Prof. Sukla Basu

We kindly invite all of you to the public lecture of Prof. Sukla Basu, visiting West Bengali (India) academic on June 4, 16:00, American Studies Seminar. The topic is THE AMERICA THAT UNITES US: American Studies in India and Hungay All welcome.

Cross-Border Cultural Tourism and the Transformation of Indigenous Home(s) – Public lecture

We cordially invite students and colleagues to our upcoming public lecture by Ellen Litwicki (State University of New York) at Room X, 21 November, 16.00. “Many U.S. and Canadian tourists journey to Latin America’s indigenous villages in search of “authentic” experiences producing cross-cultural understanding and empathy. Mexico has taken the lead in promoting these experiences, […]