Professor Soelve Curdts, Chair of the Department of Comparative Literature, has been appointed to the Executive Committee of the forum on English Romanticism (English Romantic Forum) of the Modern Language Association (MLA). The appointment is for a five-year term, beginning in January 2023.
The Modern Language Association is the world's largest organization of scholars of literature, culture, and language. MLA forums represent areas of scholarly and professional interests, and are directed by Executive Committees whose members are leading scholars in their fields.
The English Romantic Forum’s Executive Committee designs programming for the association’s annual convention, and for related conferences and publications devoted to Romanticism.