Call for Participation

The Department of American Literature, School of English, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece, in collaboration with the Hellenic Association for American Studies (HELAAS) and the kind contribution of the Fulbright Foundation in Greece is announcing the organization of the 4th Summer School to take place in Thessaloniki, at Aristotle University (School of English premises; Faculty of Philosophy; 3rd floor) between


Wednesday 27 June to Tuesday 3 July, 2018


The 2018 Summer School examines gender as a complex, multi-layered, difficult-to- pin-down concept, promoting an understanding of gender across other disciplines in the humanities, including literature, art, popular culture, sociology, and exploring intersections of gender with other identity markers such as femininity, masculinity, sexuality, queerness, nation.


We welcome applications from:


  • undergraduate and postgraduate students
  • researchers from all fields of studies
  • educators from primary, secondary and college education
  • IB students
  • the interested public


The language of the Summer School is English. The material to be used emerges from American Studies without excluding its conversation with other disciplines and socio-cultural realities.