I can't overstate the importance of WLA to my career. I felt so welcomed as a graduate student that WLA has become my intellectual home.
51st WLA Conference
to be held in Big Sky, Montana
WLA President for 2016 will be Prof. Linda Karell, Montana State University.
All questions regarding the conference should be addressed to her.
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.
Published by the Western Literature Association, Western American Literature is the leading journal in western American literary studies.