Welcome to the American Studies Research Group at the University of Bristol. We are an interdisciplinary academic research group based in the Faculty of Arts, including PhDs and academic staff members from History, English, Creative Writing, History of Art, Music, and Liberal Arts, as well as researchers from other allied programmes, including Geography, SPAIS, and Education. We have a broad and inclusive programme of events and activities, designed to strengthen the research culture in the Faculty of Arts.

Recent Publications

We are pleased to recognize the following recent research outputs from our members:

Get In Touch

Through regular events and training activities, we are pleased to support colleagues and students achieve their research aims. Please get in touch if you would like to learn more about our programme.

Please check out our American Studies Group Speaker series and our American Studies PGR Reading Group sessions. We are also affiliated with the American History Graduate Workshop.

The American Studies Research Group acknowledges the support of the following organizations:

British Association for American Studies Faculty of Arts

The Group would like to thank Bristol PGR student, Jenny Hutton, for her assistance in building this website.