Thank you for your interest in proposing a special session for the 2015 MLA Annual Convention in Vancouver. The deadline to submit a proposal was 1 April 2014.
Special-session proposal forms for the 2016 convention will be available by early March 2015. Session organizers who wish to post a call for papers will be able to do so beginning 12 January 2015.
The above is only a partial list of proposal instructions. We strongly recommend that you review the links below before beginning your proposal.
Detailed Description of Session
Information on the Panelists’ and Presiders’ Scholarship and Relevant Information
Tour of Special-Session Proposal Form
Calendar of Deadlines
Procedures for Organizing Meetings at the MLA Convention
Scoring Guidelines for Special Sessions
What Makes a Successful Special-Session Proposal?
Why Was the Session I Submitted Accepted for the Convention?
If you have questions about this form, please contact the appropriate MLA representative: