To the attention of EASA members: two events coming up in King's College London! The first is a 2016-2017 seminar series on the theme of Screening Australia <https://www.kcl.ac.uk/artshums/ahri/centres/menzies/newsevs/2016-17-Menzies-Seminars.aspx> . Submissions close on May 9. *** The second is a screening day<https://calvert.eventbrite.co.uk/> devoted to Frances Calvert, the Berlin-based Australian filmmaker (on May 23). Details are attached and below.
!! Abstracts deadline extended to 15 May 2016 !!
Australia-South Asia: Contestations and Remonstrances
(University of Liège, 26-28 January 2017)
The latest issue of the Journal of the European Association for Studies of Australia -- JEASA 6.1 (2015) -- has been posted at http://easa-australianstudies.net/ejournal/show/2/_/9
Edited by David Callahan, this general issue features articles, essays and reviews by Anthony J. Hassall, Carol Pybus, Adam Aitken, Agnes Balajthy, Giovanni Messina, Terry Moore, Inez Baranay, Lars Jensen, and Natasa Kampmark.
See the attached Call for Papers for "Europe and Down Under: Bridging Gaps and Fostering Connections"
an interdisciplinary international conference, on 1-2 July 2016
at the Faculty of English, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan.
This Conference will be organised by the Barcelona Australian Studies
Centre and IAFOR (International Academic Forum)--Asian Think Tank. The
theme is Global Studies and will boast an Australian strand to which all
are warmly invited:
The entire Southerly backlist, from the first
issue in 1939, is available through the Informit Literature and Culture
Collection. Informit is available through the National Library of Australia and
many university library catalogues. You can download every piece ever published
by Southerly through your library membership.
For more information, or to subscribe, please go to www.southerlyjournal.com.au
As part of a reciprocal agreement between EASA and InASA (International Australian Studies Association), it has been decided that a panel would be opened at the associations' respective conferences for members of the partner association and that registration fees would be waivered for that panel.
EASA members, please find the Minutes of EASA's General Meeting (Veszprém, 2 Oct. 2015) attached.
EASA members, please find the Minutes of EASA's General Meeting (Bordeaux, 5 Sept. 2013) and the Treasurer's report attached.
The new EASA bank account has been set up and is running. Here are the new bank details::
Account owner: EUROPEAN ASSOCIATION FOR STUDIES OF AUSTRALIA
1 Chemin du Haut de St-Pierre
14250 TILLY SUR SEULLES
Address of the bank: CCM BAYEUX
8 rue St-Patrice
Please click on Office > Minutes in the left menu to find and read the minutes of EASA's latest General Assembly.