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English: Professional Organizations

Professional Organizations

Academy of American Poets
An organization dedicated to the support of poets at all stages of their careers

American Comparative Literature Association
A scholarly organization created to support cross-cultural literature and its study

American Folklore Society
Association of people who study and communicate knowledge about folklore throughout the world

American Humor Studies Association
The association goal is to foster and to promote study, criticism, and research in American humor

American Literature Association
An association created to support scholars in their study of individual authors

Association of Teachers of Technical Writing
Dedicated to supporting the professional development and skills of teachers of technical writing

Children’s Literature Association
The association is to encourage high standards of criticism, scholarship, research, and teaching in children's literature

Modern Language Association
MLA is dedicated to the study and teaching of language and literature. 

National Council of Teachers of English
Dedicating to the advancement of teaching, research, and student achievement in English language arts at all scholastic levels.