Ecocriticism & Environmental Humanities


In the week following group member Cristin Ellis’s suggestion that she’d “love to see this forum become a place where we can brainstorm classes and resources for teaching,” other members of the Ecocriticism and Environmental Humanities forum had posted no fewer than seven syllabi for discussion.

Literature, Medicine, Medical Humanities


Thomas Lawrence Long’s site Literature, Medicine, Medical Humanities is as old as MLA Commons, with its first post dating from December 2012. Over two hundred posts later, the site is still going strong. An early adopter of the Commons, Thomas immediately saw the platform’s potential in helping him gauge interest—and build a…