116th Annual Conference - Bellingham, Washington
Friday, November 9 - Sunday, November 11, 2018

Getting Involved with PAMLA

Session Chair: 
Katherine Kinney, University of California, Riverside
Session 1: Friday 1:30 pm – 3 pm
Carver 104


  1. Cheryl Edelson, Chaminade University of Honolulu
    President of PAMLA from 2013 to 2014, Cheryl Edelson is Humanities and Fine Arts Interim Dean at Chaminade University of Honolulu and author of “Reclaiming Plots: Albert Wendt’s ‘Prospecting’ and Victoria Nalani Kneubuhl’s Ola Na Iwi as Postcolonial Neo-Victorian Gothic.”
  2. John M. Ganim, UC Riverside
    PAMLA President from 2015 to 2016, John Ganim is Professor of English at the University of California, Riverside and author of Medievalism and Orientalism: Three Essays on Literature, Architecture and Cultural Identity (Palgrave MacMillan 2005).
  3. Andrea Gogrof, Western Washington University
    PAMLA President from 2016 to 2017, Andrea Gogrof is professor of Liberal Studies at Western Washington University in Bellingham, Washington and author of Defining Modernism: Baudelaire and Nietzsche on Romanticism, Modernity, and Richard Wagner.
  4. Raymond H. J. Rim, University of California, Riverside
    PAMLA's current Graduate Student Representative, “Raymond” Hong Jig Rim is a Ph.D. candidate in English at the University of California, Riverside who focuses on Cold War texts and the construction of hegemonic and subordinate masculinities.
  5. Craig Svonkin, Metropolitan State University of Denver
    PAMLA's Executive Director since 2009, Craig Svonkin is MSU Denver Associate Professor of English and author of “Manishevitz and Sake, the Kaddish and Sutras: Allen Ginsberg’s Spiritual Self-Othering.”
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