The Northeast Modern Language Association will hold its 49th annual convention in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, at the historic Omni William Penn. Reserve your hotel room today at the low convention rate.

NeMLA is proud to have as its keynote speaker Rob Nixon, the Currie C. and Thomas A. Barron Family Professor in the Humanities and the Environment at Princeton University. He is the author of four books, most recently Dreambirds: the Natural History of a Fantasy and Slow Violence and the Environmentalism of the Poor, which won numerous awards, including the 2012 Sprout prize from the International Studies Association for the best book in environmental studies.

49th Annual Convention

NeMLA's annual convention is an opportunity for scholars across the range of modern languages and literatures to gather for four days of intensive scholarly inquiry and discovery. The 49th Annual Convention will be held April 12 to 15, 2018, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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Becoming a member of NeMLA means becoming part of a community of scholars engaged in cutting-edge academic conversation. As a member you'll be able to propose papers and panels to the annual convention, receive a subscription to Modern Language Studies, have access to fellowships and awards, and more!

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