Events-Emerging Scholars’ Forum (ESF)

The IASA Emerging Scholars’ Forum (ESF) comprises of the IASA Emerging Scholars and the IASA Fellows. The ESF aims to organize webinars/lectures/workshops/events/conferences to connect young and early-career scholars in the field of American Studies. All ESF events are open for interested scholars around the world to attend and participate in.

Follow this space to track the events organised by the IASA ESF.

Update: ESF Webinar, Episode One @ June 26, 2024, 4 PM CET

The Emerging Scholars’ Forum (ESF) of IASA is pleased to announce its Webinar Series, an academic outreach program aiming to interact with scholars around the globe on diversified topics in the field of American Studies.

Click to join Episode One of the IASA ESF Webinar Series scheduled on June 26, 2024, 4 PM CET.

The speaker for Episode One of the ESF Webinar is Prof. Paweł Jędrzejko.

Prof. Paweł Jędrzejko is a Polish literary scholar (an Americanist, a comparativist, as well as a translation studies scholar). The areas of his particular interest include the philosophy of friendship, the philosophy of existence, the history of 19th century American literature, the literary philosophies of the “American Renaissance” the oeuvre of Herman Melville, postcolonial and post-dependence theories, as well as translation theories. Prof. Jędrzejko is the co-Editor-in-Chief of the Review of International American Studies (RIAS) and the Associate Editor of Er(r)go. Teoria, Literatura, Kultura. He is the former president of the International American Studies Association (IASA) and a member of the Polish Association of American Studies, the American Studies Association (ASA), the Modern Language Association (MLA), and the Melville Society.