SAMLA 88 SCHEDULE
Our Jacksonville conference includes several new features such as a Welcoming Plenary, a Plenary Banquet, a Closing Plenary, as well as new special exhibits. Old favorites such as the Presidential Reception & Poster Session, and the Open Mic have been retained. See the schedule outline here.
SAMLA 88 CONFERENCE REGISTRATION
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Conference year SAMLA membership (through June 30, 2017) is required for conference registration. Please complete a new member or membership renewal form before completing your conference registration.
SAMLA UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH FORUM
SAMLA is pleased to introduce the Undergraduate Research Forum to give undergraduates the opportunity to present their scholarly work in a professional conference setting while receiving feedback on presentation and content from senior scholars. Faculty sponsoring Undergraduate Research Forum participants may use the standard Session Information Form. Individual undergraduates may respond to the General Call for Papers. The deadline for Undergraduate Research Forum submissions is September 23, 2016.
GARDEN OF READIN'
SAMLA is pleased to invite scholarly and creative journals to participate in a new element of our annual conference, The Garden of Readin’. The Garden is designed to showcase journals produced across the SAMLA region. These will include SAMLA affiliate’s journals and regional publications, as well as graduate and undergraduate student publications. Click here for further details.
MEMBER BOOK DISPLAY
SAMLA Members participating in the conference are invited to display their recent publications in the Member Book Display. The Member Book Display will be featured in our Garden of Readin’. A list of Member Book Display participants will appear on the SAMLA website with links to publishers’ purchase information. Members should use this form to register by October 21 to participate in the Member Book Display.
SAMLA 88 POSTER SESSION
All SAMLA participants are welcome to present research in the Visual Representations of Scholarly Work session on Friday, November 4, from 8:00 to 9:00 pm. Further information is available here. Scholars who participate in the poster session may also present a traditional paper or in the Undergraduate Research Forum. The deadline for poster session abstracts is September 30, 2016.
MEMBER/AFFILIATE PROGRAM ADS
An ad in the conference program will bring your work or upcoming conference or organization to the attention of conference participants whether or not you are able to attend the conference. All ads also appear in the permanent archival issue of the conference program posted on the SAMLA website. Click here for further information.
SAMLA 88 EXHIBITORS
SAMLA 88 Exhibitor Registration Form
SAMLA 88 Advertising Prospectus
SESSION INFORMATION FORM
All session chairs must complete a Session Information Form. This year's online conference program will feature links to paper abstracts. Chairs will need to attach abstracts to the Session Information Form.