Nicky Agate replied to the topic Restaurant Recommendations and More in the discussion 2018 MLA Convention on MLA Commons 5 years, 4 months ago
As an NYC local, I’d like to recommend the following around the convention area (if you’re looking for recommendations beyond a mile radius of the convention, particularly in Brooklyn, send me a message here @terrainsvagues):
BAR: Valhalla NYC, for a really good selection of craft beers. It’s a 10-minute walk west from the Sheraton along 53rd…[Read more]
Paolo Aranha replied to the topic Sort publication list in profile according to categories in the discussion Feedback and Feature Requests on Humanities Commons 6 years ago
@terrainsvagues , you all at HC are really great!
Samara Hayley Steele replied to the topic Should the term "Alt-Academic" be changed in the light of new cultural shifts? in the discussion Alt-Academics on MLA Commons 6 years ago
@katinalynn – Hi Katrina – yes, the reason I brought this up, actually is I’m new to the MLA, and while scrolling through the Commons earlier this week, I had a double-take moment & actually took a screen shot of the group name in preparation for a social media post along the lines of “My god! They’ve infiltrated the MLA!” That fear of co…[Read more]
Lee Joan Skinner posted an update on MLA Commons 6 years, 6 months ago
@terrainsvagues My book, Gender and the Rhetoric of Modernity in Spanish America, 1850-1910, was published in August 2016 by the University Press of Florida.
Nineteenth-century Spanish American writers reimagined gender roles, modernization, and national identity during Spanish America’s uneven transition toward modernity. This ambitious v…[Read more]
Nicky Agate started the topic Member news to share? in the discussion The Teaching of Writing on MLA Commons 6 years, 6 months ago
Have you recently published a book, presented a project, or won an award? Share your news with other MLA members in the Commons Newsletter. Message me your news here on the Commons (@terrainsvagues) or email@example.com over the next couple of days to be included in the September issue!
Nicky Agate started the topic Celebrating Your Success in the discussion Connected Academics on MLA Commons 7 years, 7 months ago
In September, the Commons Wire, your monthly guide to how your fellow members are using the platform, will return from its summer hiatus with a new section, Member Report. I definitely want there to be some great news from our members exploring non-academic careers. So, if you have recently published a book or a blog post, won a gra…[Read more]
Nicky Agate started the topic Member News? in the discussion Francophone Literatures and Cultures on MLA Commons 7 years, 7 months ago
In September, the Commons Wire, your monthly guide to how your fellow members are using the platform, will return from its summer hiatus with a new section, Member Report. If you have recently published a book or an article, won a fellowship or award, or received a promotion, please let me know by e-mail or by private message (to @terrains…[Read more]