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Announcing New CLAJ Editorial Board Members

  Dr. Trimiko Melancon Associate Editor, College Language Association Journal   Dr. Trimiko Melancon is Associate Professor at Loyola University and the award-winning author of Unbought and Unbossed: Transgressive Black Women, Sexuality, and Representation and co-editor (with Joanne M. Braxton) of Black Female Sexualities. A scholar, writer, and cultural critic, she has published in various academic journals and provided […]

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St. Catherine University Assistant Professor Sociolinguistics

The English Department at St. Catherine University invites applications for a full-time, tenure track Assistant Professor in Sociolinguistics. Salary commensurate with experience. Please go to the St. Catherine University Employment Site at http://www.stkate.edu/hr to apply electronically. Applicants may also visit the University Human Resources office, located in Derham Hall Room 8, to submit an electronic […]

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SUNY New Paltz Assistant Professor of Black Studies

The Department of Black Studies at SUNY New Paltz invites applications for an Assistant Professor (tenure-track) of Black Studies with a specialization in African American and/or African Diasporic Literature from any period. Appointment begins in fall 2019. The primary responsibility will be to teach courses within the Department of Black Studies. The teaching load is […]

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CLA Convention CFP Extension

You now have until October 30, 2018 to submit your Call for Papers for the 2019 CLA Convention. Send individual abstracts and proposals for panels focused on English Language and Literature to: https://goo.gl/forms/u9nmCNrbdKKIcTlj1 Address questions to: Dr. Jervette R. Ward, English Area Representative, [email protected] Send individual abstracts and proposals for panels focused on World Languages and […]

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Coe College Tenure Track Appointment African American Literature

The English Department at Coe College invites applications for a tenure-track appointment in African American literature beginning August 2019. We seek candidates committed to undergraduate teaching who can extend our department’s support for global and interdisciplinary study and contribute to efforts to foster inclusion and access for underrepresented groups. Secondary interests in such areas as literature […]

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Wayne State University Assistant Professor in Composition and Rhetoric

The Department of English at Wayne State University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Composition and Rhetoric beginning August 19, 2019.  The areas of research specialization are open. The position duties include teaching courses in the English Department at the undergraduate and graduate levels, supervising graduate students research at the M.A. and Ph.D. […]

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Mississippi State University Assistant Professor of English

The Department of English at Mississippi State University invites applications for a tenure-track position for assistant professor.  PhD in English or closely related field (or ABD with degree completed by 8/15/19) in ethnic American literary and cultural studies.  Although the area is specialization is open, we are particularly interested in scholars working on Native American, […]

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CLAJ Associate Editor Application Extension

The deadline for applications for CLAJ Associate Editor has been extended to October 15. Applications and nominations are invited for the position of Associate Editor of the College Language Association Journal, the official scholarly research publication of the College Language Association. Send applications and nominations (including self-nominations), along with a current CV and a statement […]

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Pitzer College Assistant Professor of French and Spanish

Pitzer College invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of French and Spanish starting in Fall 2019. We are looking for a colleague with a strong teaching record in both cultural studies and language teaching, with research connecting the Francophone and the Spanish-speaking Caribbean, and wide expertise in communities of African descent in the Americas. […]

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2019 CLA Convention CFP – Abstracts Due Oct. 10

CLA 2019 Convention April 11-13, 2019 Hosted by North Carolina Central University 1619 < Expanding Narratives > 2019 Call for Papers A dominant historical narrative cites 1619 as the year when the first group of nineteen Africans arrived in Jamestown, Virginia, as indentured servants, thereby beginning an interaction between African people and the Europeans who […]

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