First Post by a Human

Looks like we have a blog here, twentieth-century Americanists, so I am going to use it to announce a couple of things:

1. An MLA Commons blog I started about a panel happening in Chicago in January on generations in contemporary American fiction. It’s here: Would love to see people at the panel–and at the blog too.

2. Go to for Various Occasions Related to the Great Lost Works of Camden Joy, including a keynote by and panel about Joy at this year’s meeting of the Midwest Modern Language Association (Milwaukee, November 7-10) and a soon-to-be-announced event in NYC.