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

Ms. Amanda Rust (Chair, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Laura R. Braunstein (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Ms. Laura Lynne Taddeo (Past-Chairperson, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Jaena Alabi (Secretary, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Zara T. Wilkinson (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Jaena Alabi (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Ms. Cheryl L. Blevens (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Laura R. Braunstein (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Kristina M. De Voe (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Dr. Brian Flota (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Nancy Marie Foasberg (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
John Glover (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Dr. Liorah Anne Golomb (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Arianne Hartsell-Gundy (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Ashley P. Ireland (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Ms. Melissa Johnson (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Robin Kear (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Naomi J. Lederer (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Dr. Carol A. Leibiger (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Piper Martin (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Dr. David D. Oberhelman (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Brian Hayden Rogers (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Christine Ruotolo (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Ms. Laura Lynne Taddeo (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Lori J. Ostapowicz-Critz (Board Liaison, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Megan R. Griffin (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)

Displaying active committee roster as of 06/25/2016. Last retrieved on 06/25/2016. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

Composition

As of August 2015, LES had 578 members. The committee composition is determined by section leadership.

Origin

The Literatures in English Section was established in 1994.

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Staff Liaison

Megan Griffin
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