Yang Discusses “American Multiethnic Women’s American Dream”

Posted on 3/3/2013 1:32:06 PM

Lingyan Yang, associate professor in the Department of English, presented a paper, “American Multiethnic Women’s American Dream,” and attended a MELUS (Society for the Study of the Multi-Ethnic Literature of the U.S.) executive council meeting at the Modern Language Association (MLA) convention in Boston on January 3–6, 2013.

MLA is the largest and most prestigious professional organization and annual convention on all fields of English, languages and literatures. Each year, about 8,000 scholars, teachers, and graduate students present research and/or attend.

Yang is a faculty member in the graduate English program in Literature and Criticism, director of the Women’s Studies Program, and program chair and vice president of MELUS.