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Pavol Jozef Šafárik University in Košice,
The Department of British
and American Studies, Faculty of Arts
SKASE (The Slovak
Association for the Study of English)
look forward to welcoming
you to the
12th ESSE CONFERENCE
Friday 29 August - Tuesday
2 September, 2014
Check the Conference website.
|Due to the ESSE Conference in Košice the ESSE website will not be updated from Tuesday 26th August to Sunday 7th September 2014.
|The rules for applying for ESSE Bursaries
for 2014 have been issued: see the Bursaries
section of this website for more information.
The shortlist for the ESSE Book Awards for 2014 have been issued: see the Book Awards section of this website for more
The latest issue of The European English Messenger (Issue XXIII/1 (Summer 2014) was devoted mostly to Shakespearean studies.
General contact for ESSE: the ESSE Secretary
Professor Smiljana Komar
Contact for The Messenger: the Editor
Prof. Hortensia Pârlog at
Contact for the website: the Webmaster
Dr Jacques Ramel at
Other contacts: see the Executive page and the list of Board members.
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|The calls for
papers for the three issues of volume 20 are now available.
Proposals for Special Issues:
The general editors welcome proposals for special issues from
prospective guest editors at any time.
European Journal of
(EJES), is published by ESSE
in cooperation with Routledge.
There has been a slight change in the policy of the Editors of EJES concerning conference proceedings:
will continue not to
publish proceedings as such, the Editors are prepared to consider
proposals based on conferences, so long as space is reserved in the
issue for contributions from scholars who did not participate in the
|Are you launching a new journal or
The ESSE website will announce this.
See more information here.
ESSE Book grants
Recognising that it is
difficult in some situations to obtain access to books necessary for
research without purchasing them, and recognising also that some ESSE
members have financial difficulties, ESSE has decided to award some
small grants to its members for the purchase of books in connection
with specific research projects.
More information here.
ESSE is glad to announce
that the ESSE Photo Gallery
is back on line.
In it, you can find photographs of the
ESSE Conferences and the ESSE Board meetings over the past 10 years
(starting with the Oxford Board meeting, 2003): over 1,200 photos are
The ESSE Webmaster would be delighted if he was able
to get hold of more photos of any of those events, and even more of
photos of the previous events. The ESSE records unfortunately hold no
photos of any
Board meeting or of any Conference prior to 2003.
|News from ESSE and
from national associations…
The Turkish Association, IDEA, has a new website. You can visit the
website at http://www.idea.org.tr
Text and Event in
Early Modern Europe: An Erasmus Mundus Joint Doctorate
TEEME is an international doctoral programme in early modern studies
funded by the European Union. It is structured around a unique
collaboration between university-based researchers in the Humanities
and the cultural and creative sector in four EU countries (United
Kingdom, Germany, Portugal, Czech Republic). The partnership fosters
intercultural dialogue and disseminates the best research in history,
literature and culture to the wider community. On the TEEME website http://www.teemeurope.eu/
you will find the programme´s research profile, its description,
details of the consortium universities and associated partners, as well
as information on the application process.
|Read recent calls
for papers on your Smartphone...
Display the list of
the 15 most recently published ESSE calls for papers on your Smartphone
(iPhone et al) and be warned every time a new cfp has been posted on
the ESSE website.
All you need is,
a/ to download an RSS reader (several of them are available as free
b/ to enter the url of the ESSE RSS flux:
is more to ESSE on the net than just
Find more information about ESSE and the national associations on...
- the ESSE RSS feed
informed of the latest calls for papers (on your website or on your
- the new ESSE Twitter account (@Essenglish): very short messages
alerting you to new job offers, new calls for
papers, and news of ESSE 2014 in Košice that have just been published
on the ESSE website;
ESSE has a Facebook
page, which you can use to tell the ESSE community of your news, of the
books that you have publishsed, of the links that you find useful, etc.
- ESSE is now on
Twitter as @Essenglish. Follow @Essenglish for
the latest information about conferences, about ESSE, about the
- the new ESSE
Gallery, with over 1,200 photos of the past ESSE events from 2003
For any question, please contact the ESSE webmaster.