Join the Department of American and Canadian Studies for a ‘Roundtable on the 50th anniversary of the Americanisation of the Vietnam War’. Contributions from some of the world’s leading scholars include Professor Judy Wu, Professor Matthew Jones, and Dr Christopher Phelps.
The Department of American and Canadian Studies present ‘American sincerity and good posture: Stanley Cavell and David Foster Wallace’, a lecture from Dr Adam Kelly, University of York.
The Department of American and Canadian Studies (ACS) present their Women’s History Month Lecture. Emily West, University of Reading, will be in conversation with Rachel Williams, PhD student (ACS), to discuss ‘Enslaved wetnurses in the antebellum United States’.
The rock ‘n’ roll double header begins with Randall Stephens discussing ‘Rock and religion in the 1950s south’, before Simon Philo explains ‘How the Beatles liberated America’. Admission free, all welcome.
Join us to hear talks by Dr. Hester Blum and Dr. Graham Thompson, who will also engage in a public conversation and take questions from the audience.