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…..


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
  • Email to request a membership packet
  • Call 646.576.5151


For those interested, visit the website and email to get your membership packet. Enjoy the rest of your Wednesday….be blessed!





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