Poster Presentations

Convention attendees discuss during a poster session at NeMLA's annual convention.

NeMLA recognizes the significant contribution of visual presentations to the academic study of literature and culture. Posters can relay complex information in ways that text may not. Poster presentations by our NeMLA members include:

Layout and Design Formatting

  • Fellows and all contributors whose proposals are accepted are to design their own posters
  • Digital posters must be submitted as Microsoft PowerPoint presentation files
  • Posters may be in color or black and white
  • Posters must be legible
  • For Summer Fellows, posters and receipts for reimbursement are due by December 15 at support@nemla.org
  • Abstract submissions for the Undergraduate Research Forum are due on November 1st, and the physical posters for the on-site conference should be delivered by the first day of the convention for display in the Exhibit Hall
  • The deadline to submit regular poster sessions is April 29

Sample Posters

This poster by Frank Capogna is titled "Museum Politics: Sassoon's 'Satirical Poems.'".
This poster by Raji Singh Soni is titled "The Idiotic Sublime, or Les Petites Abîmes: Kant in the Archive of Derrida's 'La Vérité en peinture' (1978)".