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SHARP-sponsored panels at MLA 2016

Here are the calls for papers for the two panels sponsored by the Society for the History of Authorship, Reading and Publishing (SHARP) at MLA 2016 - up and available on the MLA's CFP site.

1. SHARP affiliate-organization panel

Secret Archives:
Privacy, Control and Access “Archive stories” about the difficulties to access certain collections, and what these stories tell us about power and control. 250-word abstracts by 15 March 2015. Lise Jaillant (

Note: this is a guaranteed session.

2. Joint panel, co-sponsored with the Faulkner Society

Faulkner in the Digital Age

Roundtable: New book history/ digital humanities projects on Faulkner; Use of digital resources to teach Faulkner's work. 250-word abstracts by 15 March 2015. Lise Jaillant ( or Deborah Clarke (

The MLA convention will take place in Austin, Texas (7-10 January 2016).