Thank you for your interest in proposing a special session for the 2016 MLA Annual Convention in Austin. The deadline to submit a proposal is 1 April 2015.
Special-session proposal forms for the 2016 convention can be accessed through the link at the bottom of this page.
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: