The tenth biennial conference of the Swedish Association for American Studies (SAAS) is entitled “Open Covenants: Pasts and Futures of Global America” and will be held in Stockholm, September 28–30, 2018. Confirmed keynote speakers are David R. Roediger (University of Kansas), Sylvia Mayer (University of Bayreuth), and Frida Stranne (Halmstad University).

An extended deadline for proposals has been announced. The new deadline is March 1, 2018. Details of the conference can be found on the SAAS website.