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PMLA is the journal of the Modern Language Association of America. Since 1884 PMLA has published members’ essays judged to be of interest to scholars and teachers of language and literature. Four issues each year (January, March, May, and October) present essays on language and literature, and the November issue is the program for the association’s annual convention. (Up until 2009, there was also an issue in September, the Directory, containing a listing of the association’s members, a directory of departmental administrators, and other professional information. Its contents are now online.) Each issue of PMLA is sent directly to about 28,000 college and university teachers of English and foreign languages who belong to the association and to about 1,900 libraries throughout the world.

PMLA Online (full text available through library subscription only)
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Submitting Manuscripts to PMLA
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Editor and Staff

Simon Gikandi
Princeton University

Managing Editor
Judy Goulding

Associate Managing Editor
Eric Wirth

Associate Editor
Barney Latimer

Assistant Editors
Christiane Angeli
John D. Golbach

Advertising Manager and Submissions Associate
Annabel Schneider

Editorial Assistant
Claire Luchette

Editorial Board

Evelyne Ender, 2014
Hunter College, City University of New York

Julia Hell, 2015
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Christopher Looby, 2014
University of California, Los Angeles

Deidre Shauna Lynch, 2014
University of Toronto

Kalpana Seshadri, 2015
Boston College

Noël Valis, 2015
Yale University

Advisory Committee

Susan Z. Andrade, 2014
University of Pittsburgh

Arturo Arias, 2014
University of Texas, Austin

Eva Badowska, 2016
Fordham University

Emilie L. Bergmann, 2014
University of California, Berkeley

Patricia Lynn Bizzell, 2014
College of the Holy Cross

Marcellus Blount, 2015
Columbia University

Susan Berry Brill de Ramírez, 2016
Bradley University

Martin Joseph Camargo, 2015
University of Illinois, Urbana

Julie Ann Carlson, 2015
University of California, Santa Barbara

Robert J. Corber, 2016
Trinity College

Jenny Davidson, 2015
Columbia University

Patrick Michael Erben, 2016
University of West Georgia

Stephen M. Fallon, 2015
University of Notre Dame

Grant Farred, 2015
Cornell University

Carla A. Freccero, 2014
University of California, Santa Cruz

Debjani Ganguly, 2015
Australian National University

Rebecca Garden, 2015
Upstate Medical University, State University of New York

Susan Gillman, 2016
University of California, Santa Cruz

Lauren M. E. Goodlad, 2014
University of Illinois, Urbana

Maryemma Graham, 2014
University of Kansas

Jack Halberstam, 2015
University of Southern California

Shirley Brice Heath, 2014
Stanford University

Donald Hedrick, 2015
Kansas State University

Rosanne M. Kennedy, 2014
Australian National University

Matthew J. Kinservik, 2016
University of Delaware, Newark

Christopher M. Lupke, 2015
Washington State University, Pullman

Jann Matlock, 2016
University College London

Leerom Medovoi, 2014
Portland State University

Brinda J. Mehta, 2015
Mills College

Anuradha Dingwaney Needham, 2014
Oberlin College

Graziella Parati, 2016
Dartmouth College

Andrew C. Parker, 2016
Rutgers University, New Brunswick

Marta C. Peixoto, 2014
New York University

Gema Pilar Pérez-Sánchez, 2014
University of Miami

Charles A. Perrone, 2016
University of Florida

Kevin M. F. Platt, 2016
University of Pennsylvania

Karlis Racevskis, 2015
Ohio State University, Columbus

Ann Marie Rasmussen, 2016
Duke University

José M. Rodríguez García, 2015
Duke University

Gabriele M. Schwab, 2015
University of California, Irvine

David R. Shumway, 2016
Carnegie Mellon University

Mihoko Suzuki, 2014
University of Miami

Johannes von Moltke, 2016
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Richard H. Watts, 2014
University of Washington, Seattle

David Joseph Wrisley, 2015
American University of Beirut


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