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The ACLA's annual conferences have a distinctive structure in which most papers are grouped into american literature association seminars that meet two hours per day for three days of the conference to foster extended discussion. Some eight-person or smaller seminars meet just the first two days of the conference. This structure allows each participant to be a full member of one seminar, and to sample other seminars during the remaining time blocks, american literature association.

Depending on space availability, we may also consider accepting a limited number of one-day seminars, especially if they are innovative either in presentation format or in terms of theme. The conference also includes plenary sessions, workshops and roundtable discussions, and other events. Our online portal will open for seminar submissions in mid American literature association, with a deadline of August 31, at AM Eastern.

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American Comparative Literature Association

 

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The American Literature Association (ALA) is "a coalition of societies devoted to the study of American authors". It has some affiliated societies, mostly concerned with the work of a particular author (e.g. the Emily Dickinson International Society or the Thoreau Society), some thematic such as the Society of Early Americanists. It was founded in Western American Literature is sent four times a year to members of the Western Literature Association as part of their membership. Members also have access to our online membership directory. Members also have access to our online membership directory. The American Comparative Literature Association, founded in , is the principal learned society in the United States for scholars whose work involves several literatures and cultures as well as the premises of cross-cultural literary study itself.