"Oceans Apart: In Search of New Wor(l)ds." IASA 6th World Congress, Szczecin, Poland, 3-6 August 201 (IASA 6th World Congress)

Organization: Institute of English Cultures and Literatures

Venue: Novotel Szczecin

Location: Szczecin, Poland

Event Date/Time: Aug 03, 2013 End Date/Time: Aug 06, 2013 / 12:00 pm - (GMT +1:00 hours)
Registration Date: Mar 01, 2013 Time: 12:00:00(GMT +1:00 hours)
Early Registration Date: Mar 01, 2013
Abstract Submission Date: Mar 01, 2013
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You are most welcome to the official web service of Oceans Apart: In Search of New Wor(l)ds: International American Studies Association Sixth World Congress, Szczecin, Poland, 3–6 August 2013, organized by IASA in conjunction with the Institute of English Cultures and Literatures of the University of Silesia in Katowice and the English Department of the University of Szczecin, Poland.

The present edition of the IASA World Congress is a part of an international festival of friendship: the Grand Finale of the Tall Ships Races 2013, held under the auspices of the City of Szczecin, Poland.

The Honorary Patron of our Event is the President of the Republic of Poland, Mr. Bronisław Komorowski.

Please, use the menus to the left and above to conveniently navigate the Conference websites: do click appropriate links to:

  • read the Call for Papers, 
  • consult the Participant's Guide
  • submit your paper proposal, 
  • learn about the plenary speakers, 
  • follow the latest announcements related to the event
  • learn about our Partners 
  • or to contact us, should any questions arise.

Looking forward to seeing you in Szczecin,

On behalf of the Organizing Committee,

Paweł Jędrzejko, Chair


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Institute of English Cultures and Literatures
University of Silesia in Katowice
International American Studies Association

Department of English
University of Szczecin
The City of Szczecin

Additional Information

The Congress is organized under the auspices of the Tall Ships Races presented by Szczecin, 3-6 August 2013, and will be held in the entourage of a wonderful holiday of joy and international friendship.

The City of Szczecin will host 30 tall ships and in excess of 300 other sailing vessels; it will pulse with hundreds of supporting events, to which Congress Participants will have full access.