Monthly Archives: September 2014

Graduate Students and the MLA Convention

Originally published in the Fall 2014 MLA Newsletter Most graduate students reading this column weren’t born when I attended my first MLA convention in the late ’70s. Short version: nervous, fascinated, out of place, thrilled, intimidated, enthralled. And New York City! Although the convention has changed a great deal in the ensuing decades, for most… Read more »