Officers

MELUS Executive Council (2018-2021)

President
Joseph E. Kraus
Professor of English, Director of Honors Program
University of Scranton
Scranton, Pennsylvania 18510

Past President
A Yemisi Jimoh
Professor of African American Literature and Culture
W.E.B. Du Bois Department of Afro-American Studies
University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Amherst MA 01003

Previous Past Presidents

MELUS Journal Editor
Gary Totten
Professor of English
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
4505 S. Maryland Pkwy.
Las Vegas, NV 89154

Program Chair
Stella Setka
Assistant Professor of English
Language Arts
West Los Angeles College

Secretary
Anastasia Lin
Associate Professor of English and
Assistant Vice President, Research and Engagement
University of North Georgia
82 College Circle, Dahlonega, GA 30597

Treasurer
Kim Martin Long
Professor of English
Dean, College of Liberal Arts, Education, and Human Development
University of New Orleans
Bicentennial Education Building, Room 240-A
2000 Lakeshore Drive
New Orleans, LA 70148

Membership Chair
Cristina Stanciu
Associate Professor of English
Faculty Fellow, Office of the Provost
Virginia Commonwealth University
P.O. Box 842005, Richmond, VA 23284-2005

Project Chair
Maya Socolovsky
Associate Professor of English
UNC Charlotte, 9201 University City Blvd.
Charlotte, NC 28223

Graduate Student Representative
Kaylee Jangula Mootz
Doctoral Candidate in English
University of Connecticut

MELUS Coordinators

Archivist
Kimberley D. Robles Smith
Madden Library, Fresno State University
5200 N. Barton Ave. MS/ML34
Fresno, CA 93740-8014
vox: 559-278-4578
fax: 559-278-6952

MELUS Journal Editors Emeriti

Founding Editor
Katharine Newman

Editors Emeriti
Joe T. Skerrett, Jr.
Veronica Makowsky