Statement of purpose
When the Austrian Association for American Studies was
founded in 1975, its articles declared a four-fold purpose:
a) to stimulate the establishment, extension, and
intensification of American Studies at Austrian universities and other
b) to promote the research activities and plans of
Austrian scholars in the field of American Studies;
c) to allow for the exchange of ideas and information in
the field of American Studies;
d) to establish contacts with organizations of the same
kind in Europe, America, and elsewhere.
Please go to the links at the top for additional
information concerning our mission.