• Testimonials

    The Western Literature Association has proved to be an invaluable asset and I look forward to continuing to attend throughout my career.
    Jacqueline Harris
    PhD Candidate, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Ad and Exhibit rates

49th Annual Meeting

Victoria, Canada — November 5-8, 2014

Theme: Bordersongs

Conference Hotel:

The Fairmont Empress, Victoria, BC. Room rate for WLA: Can$149

BOOK EXHIBIT: US$250.00 for the first table, $150 for each additional table.

Exhibitors, books should be sent to:


Contact: TBA

Exhibitors will receive one 6′ covered table for each table reserved.

Exhibit Hours

Thursday, November 6th, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Friday, November 7th, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday, November 8th, 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Exhibit Set-Up

Wednesday, November 5th, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Thursday, November 6th, prior to 8:00 am

Exhibit Dismantle

Saturday, November 8th, after 12:00 pm

Advertisers, please send a pdf file of each ad to handley@usc.edu by August 15th.

Program Ads:
Full-Page (7.5” x 9.75”)$300
Half-Page (3.625” x 9.75” [vertical] or 7.75” x 4.75” [horizontal])
Quarter-Page (3.625”w x 4.75”h)$100

For further information or to reserve space, please contact:

William R. Handley, Executive Secretary
Western Literature Association
Department of English
THH 404
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0354

  • Western Literature Association (WLA)

    Founded in 1965, the Western Literature Association (WLA) is a non-profit, scholarly association that promotes the study of the diverse literature and cultures of the North American West, past and present.

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  • Western American Literature (WAL)

    (The Journal)

    Published by the Western Literature Association, Western American Literature is the leading journal in western American literary studies.

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