AESS 2023

Reclaiming the Commons – a joint event with the Association for the Study of Literature and Environment (ASLE)
Proposal submissions will be accepted fall 2022 through January 3, 2023.
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AESS 2022 Updates as of August 21, 2022

AESS is seeking planning and program committee members. Email interest to

Conference Committee Members may be involved in one or more of the following:
  • Identifying “areas of emphasis” or themes for the conference
  • Reviewing presentation and workshop proposals
  • Helping to build the conference schedule including assembling panels
  • Assisting with on-site logistics
  • Recruiting volunteers for the conference
  • Communicating with presenters

AESS 2022 Updates as of June 20, 2022

AESS announces Portland, Oregon as the 2023 conference location. Dates will be July 9-12. Please note this will be a 4-day co-located event in partnership with the Association for the Study of Literature and Environment (ASLE). Both organizations will issue separate calls for proposals.

Please stay tuned to the Conference website for more information or sign up for Conference emails.

The AESS Board and Managing Director

Thank you to our 2022 Sponsors

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Questions about AESS 2023?

contact the Conference team by emailing

2021 Conference materials – for reference only