American Politics Group of the Political Studies Association Annual Conference 2015

Call for Papers

The forty-first annual conference of the American Politics Group of the Political Studies Association will be held at Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester (UK) from 4-6 January 2015.

Papers or panel proposals examining contemporary US political institutions or processes, foreign policy issues or political history are invited. The conference organizers would also welcome papers addressing comparative themes or relevant theoretical or methodological issues. Proposals (no more than 150 words for single papers, 300 words for panels) should be sent to Dr Steve Hurst ( by no later than 30 October 2014.

The APG is the leading scholarly association for the study of US politics in the UK and also has members in continental Europe and the USA. Further details about the group and its activities can be found on the APG website.

Full details of the conference will also be posted on the website. In the meantime any enquiries should be directed to the Chair of the APG, Dr Steve Hurst.