Out Now: The 2011 Edition of COPAS

COPAS: Current Objectives of Postgraduate American Studies recently published it’s 12th volume, which was guest-edited by the Leipzig PGF Team.

The online journal publishes articles based on contributions at the Postgraduate Forum of the German Association for American Studies. As the organizers of the 2010 PGF in Leipzig, Florian Bast, Anne Grob, Sebastian M. Herrmann, Franziska Kloth, and Frank Usbeck are the guest editors of COPAS’s 2011 issue.

ASL is proud to have had a part in the publication of this journal as a whole and of the individual articles, which focus on diverse topics from “The Romantic Veil (of Perception): American Transcendentalism and British Romanticism as a Continuation of Lockean Empiricism” to “ ‘Welcome to Our Home!’: Staging Practices at Louisa May Alcott’s Orchard House” all the way to “A Spiritual Homecoming: Ireland in Contemporary Movies about Ireland” and others.