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    Amerikanistik

    Conference and Event Organization

    Prof. Dr. MaryAnn Snyder-Körber

    Initiator and Organizer of the "JMU Writer-in-Residence"-Program as a Cooperation between the Schreibzentrum|Writing Center der JMU Würzburg and the Siebold Collegium Institute for Advanced Studies (SCIAS).
    - Writer in Residence Winter Semester 2018/2019: Thomas Chatterton Williams.
    - Writer in Residence Summer Semester 2019: Yaa Gyasi
    - Writer in Residence Winter Semester 2019/2020: Anna Winger.

    Organizer of the "Writing Matters" Panel Discussion "Africa and Beyond: Find the Power in More Than One Story" mit Yaa Gyasi (JMU Writer in Residence), Julien Bobineau (JMU), Yogita Goyal (UCLA), Mutiat Oladejo (University of Ibadan) und Barbara Sponholz (JMU). Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg/Siebold Collegium Institute for Advanced Studies (SCIAS). 8. Juli 2019.

    Organizer of the Panel Discussion "Enemy of the People? Press, Politics, and Public Debate." Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg/Siebold Collegium Institute for Advanced Studies (SCIAS). 5 November 2018.

    Organizer of the Symposium "Feminisms 2018." Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg/Siebold Collegium Institute for Advanced Studies (SCIAS). 3 Juli 2018.

    Organizer of the International Conference "Exemplary Singularity: Fault Lines of the Anecdotal" (with James Dorson, Florian Sedlmeier, and Birte Wege). John F. Kennedy-Institute for North American Studies, Freie Universität Berlin. 1-3 Februar 2018.

    "Configurations of the Black Atlantic" Symposium Co-organized with Sebastian Jobs. John F. Kennedy-Institute for North American Studies, Freie Universität Berlin. February 2-3, 2017.

    "An Evening with the Author" Reading and Roundtable Series featuring Beth Ann Fennelly, Tom Franklin, and Sean Bonney. Initiator and Organizer. John F. Kennedy-Institute for North American Studies, Freie Universität Berlin. Winter Term 2016-2017.

    "New Media Writing: Copying, Appropriating, and Materializing in the 21st Century." Symposium Organizer. John F. Kennedy-Institute for North American Studies, Freie Universität Berlin. July 15, 2016.

    Planning Committee Member for the Annual Meeting of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Nordamerikastudien "Modernization and Modernities in North America." Leibniz Universität Hannover. June 2017.

    "Liberty's Loss: North American Narratives of Dis_Possession." Symposium Organizer. John F. Kennedy-Institute for North American Studies, Freie Universität Berlin. February 1, 2013.

    Cooperation with the Kunstfestspiele Hannover and the "Edgar Allan Poe Project." English Seminar of the Leibniz Universität Hannover. June 2012.

    "Obsolescence: The Economics and Aesthetics of American Wastelands" Panel Co-organized with Babette Tischleder and Sarah Wasserman. American Studies Association Annual Meeting "Crisis, Chains, and Change: American Studies for the the 21st Century." San Antonio, Texas. November 18-21, 2010.

    "Writing the Self." Symposium Co-organized with Laura Bieger. John F. Kennedy-Institute for North American Studies, Freie Universität Berlin. July 10, 2010.

    "Family Values: The Politics of Private Representation." Workshop Co-organized with Vanessa Künnemann. Annual Meeting of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Amerikastudien "The American Presidency and Political Leadership." Universität Heidelberg. May 16-18, 2008.

    "[machine] body.gender.technology." International Conference Co-organized with M. Michaela Hampf. John F. Kennedy-Institute for North American Studies, Freie Universität Berlin. February 15-16, 2008.

    "Cosmopolitanism and Its Discontents: States and Statelessness in the Writings of the Early Republic." Workshop Co-organized with Andrew S. Gross. American Studies Association Annual Meeting "América Acquí. Transhemispheric Visions and Community Connections." Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Otober 11-15, 2007.

    "The Pathos of Authenticity: American Passions of the Real." Conference Co-organized with Andrew S. Gross and Ulla Haselstein. John F. Kennedy-Institute for North American Studies, Freie Universität, Berlin,  June 21-24, 2007.  

    "Perspectives in American Studies." Co-Organizer of the Research Colloquium of the Departments for North American Literature and Cultural Studies. John F. Kennedy-Institute for North American Studies, Freie Universität Berlin. 2005-2016.