Thursday, 06 January
127. Is There a Crisis in Black Research Publishing?
3:30–4:45 p.m., 409A, LA Convention Center
Program arranged by the Council of Editors of Learned Journals and the Division on Black American Literature and Culture
Presiding: Joycelyn K. Moody, Univ. of Texas, San Antonio
Speakers: Erica Ball, California State Univ., Fullerton
Daylanne K. English, Macalester Coll.
Martha J. Cutter, Univ. of Connecticut, Storrs
Anna Everett, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara
David Serlin, Univ. of California, San Diego
Curtis Frank Márez, Univ. of California, San Diego
Michael T. Martin, Indiana Univ., Bloomington
This collaborative roundtable speaks to the economic impact on journal publishing as well as to the particular devastation the European Reference Index for the Humanities (ERIH) journal ranking stands to wreak on African American(ist) scholarship, given US institutional and academic xenophobia.