Committee on Honors and Awards

Function: Oversees the procedures that result in the nomination and determination of those receiving MLA honors and awards. Reviews proposals for honorary members and fellows.

Staff liaisons: Rosemary G. Feal and Douglas Steward (

Lina N. Insana, 2015–18
Susan S. Lanser, 2014–17; 2016–17 (Ch.)
Jacques Lezra, 2014–17
Ania Loomba, 2015–18
José Antonio Mazzotti, 2016–19
Daniel Purdy, 2016–19
Maria Josefina Saldaña, 2015–18