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The Society of Early Americanists listserv, EARAM-L, provides a means of communication between members about upcoming conferences, scholarly queries, course preparations, and recent publications. EARAM-L is a moderated electronic discussion list that is open to anyone with an interest in the literature and culture of America to approximately 1830. Subscription is free of charge. You need not be a member of the Society, but SEA membership is encouraged.

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