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

Glenda M. Insua (Chair, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022)
Kristina M. De Voe (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022)
Ms. Hillary A H Richardson (Secretary, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022)
Dr. Brian Flota (Past-Chair, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022)
Sam Lohmann (Member-at-Large, August 31, 2021, to June 30, 2022)
Dr. Carla Baricz (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022)
Liana C. Bayne (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022)
Ava Marie Brillat (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Jenny Dale (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2023)
Erin Durham (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2023)
Dr. Jeanne Ewert (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Priscilla J. Finley (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022)
Glenda M. Insua (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Dr. Brian S. Matzke (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2023)
Dr. Alexis L. Pavenick (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2023)
Stacy Reardon (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Dr. Matthew Roberts (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Paizha Stoothoff (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Sara Maurice Whitver (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2023)
Mrs. Kim Copenhaver (Board Liaison, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022)
Lauren Carlton (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022)

Displaying active committee roster as of 09/27/2021. Last retrieved on 09/27/2021. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

Composition

As of August 2020, LES had 619 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
E-mail: mgriffin@ala.org