Call for papers

MLA Committee: Committee on the Status of Graduate Students in the Profession
How do graduate students engage precarity and activism? How do these issues impact research and teaching? This panel seeks submissions on unionization, sexual harassment, Black Lives Matter, etc. Abstracts by 15 March 2017; Christine Yao (


CFP: Unbundling Academic Work

When institutional policy treats teaching and research as disconnected, and learning technology divides course development from instruction, what are the consequences for contingent faculty? 300-word abstracts by 21 March 2016; Veronica Popp ( MLA Committee: Committee on Contingent Labor in the Profession