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Registration for ACIS-West 2018

Registration is now live! https://aciswest.wildapricot.org/event-3019761 Please do not hesitate to contact us if you run into any issues with the platform or if you have questions about which category of registration is appropriate for you. We look forward to seeing … Continue reading

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Overflow hotel for ACIS-West 2018

The block of rooms we reserved at the Wort Hotel (our conference site) under the reduced ACIS-W rate has booked up. Thanks to those of you who reserved early! Fortunately, we’ve managed to secure a bank of rooms at the … Continue reading

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Hotel and travel info for ACIS-West

Thank you to all who submitted paper and panel proposals for ACIS-West in Jackson Hole, WY! We will respond to your submissions shortly. If you have not done so yet, we are still considering late submissions; see the CFP for … Continue reading

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CFP for ACIS-West 2018 in Jackson Hole, WY!

Join us in beautiful Jackson Hole, Wyoming October 11-13th for ACIS-West 2018! The conference will be hosted by the University of Wyoming and organized by Julia Obert (University of Wyoming), Matthew Spangler (San José State University), and Matt Reznicek (Creighton … Continue reading

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In Memoriam: Jeanne Armstrong

We are sad to share news of the passing of longtime ACIS-West member Jeanne Armstrong. Dr. Armstrong was a specialist in Irish literature and culture, postcolonial and gender theory, genocide and human rights, and indigenous cultures in the American west. … Continue reading

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Two upcoming Irish Studies conferences

Concordia University will host its annual graduate conference on “Irish Spaces,” March 2-3 (CFP courtesy of Camille Harrigan). Submissions due Jan. 5; see call for papers for details. ACIS National will take place at University College Cork from June 18-22. … Continue reading

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Farewell from ACIS-West 2017

Thank you to everyone who joined us for a wonderful conference weekend in Spokane! Special thanks go out to Donna Potts, who organized an excellent conference and who will also be taking over as the next ACIS-West Treasurer. Thanks also … Continue reading

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