Newsletter

The Society of Early Americanists Newsletter (SEAN)

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Mary McAleer Balkun, editor of the Society of Early Americanists Newsletter, is Professor of English at Seton Hall University. She is author of The American Counterfeit: Authenticity and Identity in American Literature and Culture and Associate Editor of The Greenwood Encyclopedia of American Poets and Poetry. Her other publications include articles on Phillis Wheatley, Sarah Kemble Knight, and teaching with technology. Her current project is a study of the early American grotesque.

The SEA Newsletter features informative material such as letters from SEA officers, announcements about conferences and other professional opportunities, interviews with scholars and editors, and abstracts from SEA-sponsored conference panels. The Newsletter is issued to current SEA members twice yearly, Spring and Fall.

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What's New/Announcements

SEA Junior Scholar of the Month for April: Christine “Xine” Yao April 16, 2018

How did you become interested in studying early American literature? As a Canadian I had very little ex...

SEA Scholar of the Month for April: Rebecca Lush April 2, 2018

Society of Early Americanists’ Scholar of the Month: Rebecca Lush How did you become interested in stu...

New SEA Liaisons for Affiliated Societies March 31, 2018

The SEA is pleased to announce new liaisons with two of our affiliated societies: Professor Lisa Logan, Univer...

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