MLA
Enter a term to search the site
Search tips | Log in
Resources Job List publications bookstore style convention governance membership

Information on Panelists' and Presider's Scholarship Examples

This page contains links to good examples of the section for information on panelists' and presider's scholarship from a variety of session proposals (these examples are applicable to all types of special-session and nonguaranteed-session proposals). Click on a link below to view the example. These excerpts appear as they were received by the MLA and have not been edited to conform to MLA style.

Examples from Special-Session Proposals

Ideas of Form in Twentieth-Century Poetry: What We Talk about When We Talk about Form (Scholarship section)
(Example of a proposal organized by a graduate student)
Post-Bellum, Pre-Harlem: New Approaches to African American Literature and Culture, 1877-1919 (Scholarship section)
(Example of a proposal with three graduate student panelists)
Saintly Women and Priestly Poets: The Fifteenth-Century English Poetry of Osbern Bokenham, John Capgrave, and John Audelay (Scholarship section)
(Example of a proposal with participants at all different stages in their careers)
Peter Weiss's Aesthetics of Resistance at Twenty Five (Scholarship section)
(Good overall example)

Examples from Nonguaranteed-Session Proposals

Literature, Wars, and the American Body (Scholarship section)
(Example of a collaborative session proposal)
Drawing Women’s Lives (Scholarship section)
(Example of a single-entity proposal)

 

 
© 2014 Modern Language Association. Last updated 03/23/2012.