Day: January 6, 2016

More Scene Wednesday: Modern Language Association (MLA)

January  6 / 16 Hello peeps! Something new to bring to the Shadowbox table: Modern Language Association or MLA. What is it about? Read on….. MODERN LANGUAGE ASSOCIATION (MLA) Teaching / Research / Careers / Community / Advocacy The MLA Today Promotes language and literature study Advocates on behalf of the field Publishes scholarship and the MLA International Bibliography Hosts an annual convention of scholars where you can share your work Supports scholar in their careers through the Job Information List and other resources Creates opportunities for you to be part of a vibrant community on MLA Commons   Why Join? To add your voice to more than 25,000 colleagues who are working to strengthen the field and its outreach To support career services for you and your colleagues To help prepare doctoral students for the workforce through project like Connected Academics To support research and reports on the job market, enrollments, and evaluating scholarship To participate in the MLA Annual Convention   Join Now Visit http://www.mla.org Email membership@mla.org to request a membership packet Call …