The Robert K. Martin Prize

The Robert K. Martin prize is awarded to the best book published by a CAAS member in the previous calendar year. CAAS is now accepting nominations for the Robert K. Martin prize for best book published in the 2019 and 2020 calendar years. We will select two winners: one for each year. The deadline for submissions is September 30, 2021. All submissions should be sent directly to: … Read more →

CAAS 2021 Call for Papers: Great Divides

CAAS 2021 Call for Papers: Great Divides Great Divides is an interdisciplinary conference, hosted by the University of Saskatchewan/Treaty 6 Territory & Métis Homeland and the Canadian Association for American Studies. It will take place online from October 22-24, 2021. The Pacific, Arctic, and Atlantic Oceans are seamed together by the Continental Divide of the Americas. Branching off from that divide… Read more →

Welcoming our new blogger!

As you’ve seen in the last post, we’ve welcomed a new blogger on board: Chris Lockett, who works in the Department of English at the Memorial University of Newfoundland.  Chris was also recently elected as the new secretary of CAAS, and runs his own blog, here.  Chris is going to be the main blogger for the site now, and has… Read more →