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University of California, Davis
June 26-30, 2019
Call Papers Deadline: December 15
Conference info + statement on wildfires

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A Nearly Carbon Neutral Virtual Symposium, held online from June 14-30, 2018 Read More and Register

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ASLE members are on the cutting edge of research, performance and teaching at the intersection of the environmental humanities and arts.
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In October of 1992, the Association for the Study of Literature and Environment was founded by an intrepid and engaged group of scholars and writers at the WLA Conference in Reno, Nevada.  We proudly celebrated our 25th Birthday​ in 2017, and are honored that Poets & Writers Magazine has featured ASLE to commemorate this milestone. 

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Benefits of Membership

“The blue planet is calling us to cherish its immortality and ASLE membership is the best platform to learn how to get involved.” – Ufuk Ozdag

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“It’s no exaggeration to say that my professional life was made possible by ASLE.” – Laird Christensen

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Review ASLE’s list of calls for papers at conferences or submit your own.

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ASLE’s grants help build connections between organizations, disciplines, and movements.

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ASLE’s mentoring program offers graduate students research assistance, career guidance, and other support.

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ISLE Journal

ISLE: Interdisciplinary Studies in Literature and Environment is ASLE’s official journal and is free to members.

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