Member Spotlight: Interview with Erin Dusza

This year the Fulbright Program celebrated 75 years. As a fitting end to 2021, the SSA interviewed Erin Dusza, a current Fulbrighter living in Brno, Czech Republic. Erin Dusza: Indiana University, Bloomington (Ph.D. Candidate) Email: Recent Publications: “Pan-Slavism in Alphonse Mucha’s Slav Epic,” Nineteenth Century Art Worldwide, Vol. 13 Issue 1, Spring 2014 Areas of Interest in Slovak Studies: Czech and Slovak Art History and National Identity (19th- early 20th century) When/how did you first develop an interest in Slovak or Slovak-area studies?  In my art history master’s program at Georgia State University,… Read More

Call for Papers

21st Annual Czech & Slovak Studies Workshop April 29-30, 2022 at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill  The Twenty-first Annual Czech and Slovak Studies Workshop, which will be held at UNC-Chapel Hill on April 29-30, 2022, welcomes papers on Czech and Slovak topics, broadly defined, in all disciplines. In the past our interdisciplinary conference has drawn participants from colleges and universities in the United States and abroad. Areas of interest have been: anthropology, architecture, art, economics, education, film, geography, history, Jewish studies, literature, music, philosophy, politics, religion, society, sociology, and theater…. Read More