News and Announcements Archive

Job Announcement: Tenure-track Position in Hemispheric American Literature, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

The English & Foreign Languages Department at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona seeks a tenure-track position Assistant Professor to begin fall 2018 in Hemispheric American literature (20th/21st C. preferable), with demonstrated interest in Chicano/a or Latino/a literature. The successful candidate will teach courses in the English B.A. and M.A. programs and have additional abilities in literary theory, specifically queer theory, gender and sexuality studies, or critical race theory.

2017 PAMLA Conference Important Information

If you are planning on joining us for the 2017 PAMLA Conference in Hawaii, here is some important information to keep in mind:

2017 PAMLA Conference "Sudden Death Overtime" Proposal Period: Sessions Will Close when Filled

2017 PAMLA Conference "Sudden Death Overtime" Proposal Period: Sessions will close when filled

While most of our sessions for the 2017 PAMLA Conference in Hawaii are now closed, some remain open for submissions (until they find that one or two proposals they are in need of). For example, as of today, these sessions still are open to proposals:

East-West Circulations and Economies
Face and Speech: The Audiovisual Scene of Knowing and Encountering
Folklore and Mythology

CFP: Extended Deadline for PAMLA Proposals (June 26)

2017 PAMLA Conference Extended Paper Proposal List: Deadline, Monday, June 26

While some of our sessions are now closed to submissions, many others remain open. Click on the link below to go to the CFP page so as to find sessions that are still in search of paper proposals. Sessions may be added to this list over the next few weeks (or some may be taken off the list), so do check back regularly. You have until June 26 to propose to these open sessions.

PAMLA 2017 Conference Hotel: Ala Moana

If you are joining us for the 2017 PAMLA conference at Chaminade University of Honolulu (November 10-12, 2017), please make your hotel reservation early at the PAMLA conference hotel: the Ala Moana Hotel.

CFP: Gendered Ecologies and Nineteenth-Century Women Writers

Gendered Ecologies and Nineteenth-Century Women Writers

Jillmarie Murphy and Dewey W. Hall, Editors

Union College and California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

Call for Papers Deadline: August 31, 2017

PAMLA 2017 Conference CFP: Chaminade University of Honolulu

Our CFP list of approved sessions and online paper proposal system are now open.

The 2017 PAMLA Conference is being held over the November 10-12 weekend, at the lovely Chaminade University of Honolulu, with complimentary bus transportation to and from our official PAMLA Conference hotel, the Ala Moana Resort.

Please click here for more information and to submit a paper proposal.

In Memoriam: Mark Bundy

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of longtime PAMLA member Mark Bundy. Bundy, a lecturer in the Media and Cultural Studies Department at Univeristy of California, Riverside, brought insight, energy and joy to each and every PAMLA session that he attended, chaired, and presided over.

2017 PAMLA Conference

Please join us November 10– 12, 2017

For the 115th Annual PAMLA Conference

At Chaminade University of Honolulu

And the Ala Moana Hotel

 Check regularly for more details about the conference 

Job Announcement: Assistant Professor of Spanish

California State University, Fresno

Assistant Professor of Spanish—Specialist in Translation and Interpreting

Department of Modern and Classical Languages and Literatures