Host Institution: Susquehanna University
Set in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, the Northeast Modern Language Association’s 45th annual convention continues the association’s tradition of generative scholarship. The 2014 event will include guest speakers, literary readings, professional events, and workshops; and will have a special emphasis on drama and creative writing. A reading by George Saunders will open the Convention.
Located on the Susquehanna River, Harrisburg is known for its vibrant restaurant scene, historical sites, the National Civil War museum, and nearby Amish Country and antique shops. The 2014 convention will be downtown at the Hilton Harrisburg and the Crowne Plaza. Events with transportation will be planned to help you make the most of your stay.
The convention will be held April 3-6. A low Harrisburg rate of $125 will be offered, with hotel blocks opening mid-December after the preliminary program is completed.
Want to know what you can expect? View information about the 2013 Convention for a sense of the rich conversation you can expect in 2014.