The Committee on Scholarly Editions, which became a standing committee of the association in 1979, serves as a clearinghouse for information about scholarly editing and editorial projects, offers advice and consultation to editors on request, honors excellence in editing by awarding emblems to qualified volumes, and promotes dissemination of reliable texts for classroom use and among general readers.

To view a list of the committee’s members, please visit the MLA Web site.

Staff liaisons: Anne Donlon and Laura Kiernan (

Find the committee notebook in Docs.

This is a private group. To join you must be a registered site member and request group membership.