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Save the Date: CAALS 2021 Virtual Conference, July 9-10, 2021

We invite the CAALS community to join us July 9-10, 2021 for a free virtual conference on Asian American literature and literary studies. This synchronous conference, to be held via Zoom, will feature:

  • four scholarly panels addressing current themes in Asian American literature and literary studies;
  • three “Book Conversation” panels celebrating new books, each featuring two scholars/authors and a renowned moderator;
  • CAALS’ annual Business Meeting, where all are welcome;
  • a Mentoring Meetup (signup required);
  • and more!

All panels will be free and open to the public. Details will be announced in the coming weeks. Please stay tuned here at or on our Facebook group. If you would like to join our email list, please contact us at