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

Harriett E. Green (Chair, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2018)
Christine Ruotolo (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2018)
Laura R. Braunstein (Past-Chair, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2018)
Priscilla J. Finley (Secretary, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2018)
Abby Scheel (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2018)
Laura R. Braunstein (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Ms. Ava Marie Brillat (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2019)
Michael DeNotto (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2019)
Dr. Brian Flota (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Harriett E. Green (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2019)
Glenda M. Insua (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2019)
Ms. Melissa Johnson (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2019)
Naomi J. Lederer (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2019)
Ms. Miriam Leslie Madden (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2019)
Meg Meiman (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Ms. Virginia Lynn Moran (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2018)
Dr. David D. Oberhelman (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2017, to January 26, 2018)
Ms. Lis Pankl (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2019)
Ms. Hillary A H Richardson (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Mr. Steven D. Shelton (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2018)
Mr. Alex Phillip Watson (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2019)
Zara T. Wilkinson (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2019)
Lydia Anne Willoughby (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Lori J. Ostapowicz-Critz (Board Liaison, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2019)
Megan R. Griffin (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2018)

Displaying active committee roster as of 07/01/2017. Last retrieved on 07/17/2019. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

Composition

As of August 2018, LES had 671 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