Literatures in English Section

Charge

Represents members of ACRL who specialize or are otherwise professionally involved in the selection, acquisition, organization, and use of information resources related to literatures in English.
 
The official LES committee rosters are listed below, and the LES website is available here.

Roster

Dr. Brian Flota (Chair, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Nancy Marie Foasberg (Chair, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Zara T. Wilkinson (Secretary, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Dr. Brian Flota (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Glenda M. Insua (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Nancy Marie Foasberg (Past-Chair, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Christine Ruotolo (Past-Chair, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Abby Scheel (Secretary, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Ms. Ava Marie Brillat (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Natalie M. Ornat (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Ms. Ava Marie Brillat (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Ms. Carla Brooks (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Mark Dahlquist (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Kristina M. De Voe (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Nancy Marie Foasberg (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Colette Marie Hayes (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Glenda M. Insua (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Glenda M. Insua (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Melissa Johnson (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Ms. Miriam Leslie Madden (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Kristin A. Nielsen (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Stacy Reardon (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2020)
Stacy Reardon (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Brittany Richardson (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2021)
Dr. Matthew Roberts (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2020)
Margie Ruppel (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Jen Stevens (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2020)
Paizha Stoothoff (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Ms. Laura Lynne Taddeo (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2020)
Ms. Sarah G. Wenzel (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2020)
Ms. Kim Copenhaver (Board Liaison, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Megan R. Griffin (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Megan R. Griffin (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)

Displaying active committee roster as of 07/05/2020. Last retrieved on 07/05/2020. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

Composition

As of August 2019, LES had 677 members. The committee composition is determined by section leadership.

Origin

The Literatures in English Section was established in 1994.

Get Involved

Volunteers will need to complete the volunteer form by February 15 for committee service that begins July 1. More information, including volunteer requirements, can be found on the ACRL volunteer site.

Staff Liaison

Megan Griffin
Senior Program Officer
Association of College & Research Libraries
American Library Association
50 East Huron Street
Chicago, IL 60611-2788

Work: 312-280-2514
E-mail: mgriffin@ala.org