Welcome to MLA Commons!

We’re thrilled to have you join us here at MLA Commons, an in-development network linking members of the Modern Language Association. [Image by Garry Wilmore]

2015 MLA Annual Convention

MLA members can now register for the 2015 MLA Annual Convention, which will be held in Vancouver from 8 to 11 January 2015. Learn more.

A New Look for MLA Commons

MLA Commons debuts a fresh design that makes the site simpler, cleaner, and easier to use. Read more about the new theme on the Updates Blog.

New MLA Forum Structure

To learn about the changes that the Executive Council has approved, please read a letter by Margaret W. Ferguson and Marianne Hirsch and then view the full list of forums. [Image by kimmo tirkkonen]

Essays on the Vulnerability of Language Published in Profession

Continuing a yearlong series, four presentations from the 2014 convention session “The Politics of Language in Vulnerable Times” have now been published in Profession. [Image by Bettinche]

  • Image by Garry Wilmore

    Welcome to MLA Commons!

    We’re thrilled to have you join us here at MLA Commons, an in-development network linking members of the Modern Language Association. [Image by Garry Wilmore]

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    2015 MLA Annual Convention

    MLA members can now register for the 2015 MLA Annual Convention, which will be held in Vancouver from 8 to 11 January 2015. Learn more.

  • Screen shot of code for MLA Commons theme

    A New Look for MLA Commons

    MLA Commons debuts a fresh design that makes the site simpler, cleaner, and easier to use. Read more about the new theme on the Updates Blog.

  • Image by kimmo tirkkonen

    New MLA Forum Structure

    To learn about the changes that the Executive Council has approved, please read a letter by Margaret W. Ferguson and Marianne Hirsch and then view the full list of forums. [Image by kimmo tirkkonen]

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    Essays on the Vulnerability of Language Published in Profession

    Continuing a yearlong series, four presentations from the 2014 convention session “The Politics of Language in Vulnerable Times” have now been published in Profession. [Image by Bettinche]

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