Loyola University Chicago

Midwest Modern Language Association

Deadlines

DateItem
February 15th Deadline for receipt of all CFP proposals from Permanent Section chairs.
February 20th Deadline for receipt of all proposals for Special Sessions on the informal theme, "Cultures of Collectivity." 
March 1st The Program Committee will return decisions on all Special Session CFP proposals.
March 7th Accepted Special Session CFP proposals will be published to the website and circulated by the MMLA. 
May 1st Submissions to Permanent and Special Sections are due. Submissions should be sent to section chairs. 
May 20th Deadline for Individual Paper submissions. Papers submitted to Permanent and Special Sections should not be submitted to the Program Committee for consideration.
June 15th Deadline for session organizers and chairs to submit the Program Information Form.
September 15th Deadline for session organizers and chairs to submit the Session Abstract Form. This form is optional. The MMLA keeps program abstracts on file in the event that we are requested to verify participation on a panel during the tenure process.
September 28th Convention schedule and program book posted online.
October 14th Deadline to reserve accommodations at the MMLA member rate. Note: Hotel reservations can be canceled without penalty three business days prior to arrival. 
October 15th Deadline for participants to become 2021 MMLA members and pay the 2021 convention registration fee by mail or online via our provider, Whova. Deadline for attendees to pay the 2021 convention registration fee by mail or online via our provider, Whova. Note: Membership dues and registration fees are non-refundable.
October 15th Deadline for receipt of convention papers in the MMLA office for advance distribution to convention registrants. This form is optional; advance distribution is not required for all panels. 
November 4th-7th 62nd Annual Convention at the Hilton Milwaukee City Center in Milwaukee, WI.