The European Association for Studies of Australia, founded in 1989, seeks to promote the teaching of and research in Australian Studies at European tertiary institutions, as well as to increase an awareness of Australian culture throughout Europe. EASA promotes the study and discussion of a wide variety of aspects of Australian culture: Aboriginality, literature, film, the media, popular culture, history, political discourses, the arts. EASA's area of interest also includes New Zealand Studies.

EASA Conference, 2018 -- CFP

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18/01/2018 - 12:53


EASA Biennial Conference "Nationalism Old and New: Europe, Australia and Their Others"
Organised by the Observatory: Australian Studies Centre
for the European Association for Studies of Australia
at the Faculty of Letters, downtown Historical Building
of the University of Barcelona
Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, 585
Wed 16 to Fri 18 January 2018

Call for Submissions: JEASA General Issue 1/2017

JEASA - The Journal of the European Association for Studies of Australia invites you to submit
original articles for the new issue in 2017.

Please, read for details in the attachment. Deadline for submission: 1 April 2017. Expected publication: summer 2017.

JEASA 7.1 (2016)

The latest issue of the Journal of the European Association for Studies of Australia -- JEASA 7.1 (2016) -- has been posted at

Menzies Centre for Australian Studies Events

To the attention of EASA members: two events coming up in King's College London! The first is a 2016-2017 seminar series on the theme of Screening Australia <> . Submissions close on May 9. ***  The second is a screening day<> devoted to Frances Calvert, the Berlin-based Australian filmmaker (on May 23). Details are attached and below.

EASA Conference in Liège, 26-28 January 2017

!! Abstracts deadline extended to 15 May 2016 !! 

Australia-South Asia: Contestations and Remonstrances
(University of Liège, 26-28 January 2017)

Southerly is available online!

The entire Southerly backlist, from the first
issue in 1939, is available through the Informit Literature and Culture
Collection. Informit is available through the National Library of Australia and
many university library catalogues. You can download every piece ever published
by Southerly through your library membership.
For more information, or to subscribe, please go to

InASA Agreement

As part of a reciprocal agreement between EASA and InASA (International Australian Studies Association), it has been decided that a panel would be opened at the associations' respective conferences for members of the partner association and that registration fees would be waivered for that panel.


EASA General Meeting Minutes

Veszprém 2015

EASA members, please find the Minutes of EASA's General Meeting (Veszprém, 2 Oct. 2015) attached.


Bordeaux 2013

EASA members, please find the Minutes of EASA's General Meeting (Bordeaux, 5 Sept. 2013) and the Treasurer's report attached.

JEASA 6.1 (2015)

The latest issue of the Journal of the European Association for Studies of Australia -- JEASA 6.1 (2015) -- has been posted at

Edited by David Callahan, this general issue features articles, essays and reviews by Anthony J. Hassall, Carol Pybus, Adam Aitken, Agnes Balajthy, Giovanni Messina, Terry Moore, Inez Baranay, Lars Jensen, and Natasa Kampmark.


!!! New EASA BankAccount !!! and changed membership fee

The new EASA bank account has been set up and is running. Here are the new bank details::

                       1 Chemin du Haut de St-Pierre
                        14250 TILLY SUR SEULLES

Address of the bank: CCM BAYEUX
                               8 rue St-Patrice
                               14400 BAYEUX

IBAN: FR7610278021380002067430166