Saturday, 10:15–11:30 a.m., 409, JW Marriott
Rethinking the L in MLA
Program arranged by the forum LSL Language Change. Presiding: Tara Williams, Oregon State Univ.
1. “Close Reading African American English in American Literature,” Carly Houston Overfelt, Univ. of Massachusetts, Amherst
2. “Studying How Dialect Works in Literature,” Taryn Hakala, Univ. of California, Merced
3. “From Stigmatized to Stylized: Let the Kreyòl Roll,” Amanda Mazur, Princeton Univ.
4. “L is for ... ‘Language’ in Landscapes of Historical Space beyond ‘Modern,’” Robert Train, Sonoma State Univ.