(1) We hope to have the first Rust Belt Literature panel ever at the MLA at the next national convention in Chicago. We are INTERDISCIPLINARY: For instance Lit. and Sociology, Lit and race, Radical Causus, teaching of Lit., Creative Writing (!), Urban lit. 20th and 21st C. Lit., Lit. in Lang. other than English, Lit. and Economics, Lit. and Race, Lit. and Anthropology, Eastern European Studies, etc.
Please send your ideas of what you might like to present.
DATES: 2019 3–6 January, Chicago
I look forward to hearing your ideas of how to organize this panel, as well as what you might present.
(2) Don\’t forget to sign up for the Rust Belt Lit discussion group here at the MLA online Commons.
Welcome to the Rust Belt Lit. group,
(from East Chicago, IN)
Dept. of English
University of Arizona / Tucson