Past Events

IASA 11th World Congress, Katowice, Poland (7-10. Sept. 2023)
Organizer: Institute of Cultural Studies, Faculty of Humanities, University of Silesia in Katowice, Poland
“Journeying (the) Americas: The Paradoxes of Travel (and) Narratives”


IASA 10th World Congress, Dwarka, New Delhi, India (22-24. Nov. 2022)
Organizer: Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University School of Humanities & Social Sciences in Dwarka, India
“Matters of Life: Human Scapes and Scopes”


IASA 9th World Congress, Alcalá de Henares, Spain (8. Jul. 2019)
Organizer: University of Alcalá, Alcalá de Henares, Spain
“New Challenges for American Studies in the 21st Century

IASA 8th World Congress, Laredo, TX, USA (2017)
Organizer: University of Laredo, TX, USA
“Marginalia: The Borders of the Border”
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IASA 7th World Congress, Seoul, South Korea (2015)
Organizer: Seoul University, South Korea
“Constellating Americas: Exchanges beyond Transnationalism”

IASA 6th World Congress, Szczecin, Poland (8 Aug. 2013)
Organizers: University of Silesia in Katowice and University of Szczecin, Poland
“Oceans Apart: In Search of New Wor(l)ds”

IASA 5th World Congress, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (7 Jul. 2011)
Organizer: Universidade Federal Fluminese, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

IASA 4th World Congress 2009. Beijing, China (18 Sept. 2009)
Organizer: Beijing Foreign Studies University, Bejing, China

IASA 3rd World Congress 2007. Lisbon, Portugal (21 Sept. 2007)
Organizer: University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal

IASA 2nd World Congress 2005, Ottawa, ON Canada (18 Aug. 2005)
Organizer: University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
“America’s worlds and the world’s Americas”

IASA 1st World Congress 2003. Leiden, the Netherlands (22 May 2003)
Organizer: Leiden University, Leiden, the Netherlands
“How far is America from here?”