2021 Featured Speakers

Jane Caputi

An illustrated talk and discussion with Jane Caputi on Call Your “Mutha’”: A Deliberately Dirty-Minded Manifesto for the Earth Mother in the Anthropocene (Oxford, 2020).

Wednesday, June 2, 2021 - 11:00am to 12:20pm (Boston Common)

Information for Area Chairs

The goal of this section of the website is to clarify the tasks of Area Chairs so that the conference runs as smoothly as possible. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact David Silverman, the VP for Area Chairs and Programming at david.silverman@kwu.edu

Updated June 2020. 

General Overview


Thank you for serving as an Area Chair. We appreciate your commitment to the academic community and to our Association. Below are the major Area Chair duties:



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