about the sport literature association
SLA is an international organization devoted to the study of sport in literature and culture. Initiated in the 1980s, the organization now has several hundred members around the world and sponsors an annual conference in a different North American location each summer. The SLA is an affiliate of the American Literature Association and indexed by the Modern Language Association and American Humanities Index. Angie Abdou of Athabasca University is President of the SLA for 2018-19.
For information on membership in the society, which includes a subscription to the journal Aethlon, please contact Joyce Duncan of East Tennessee State University at joyced1001 at cs dot com.
Membership in the Sport Literature Association, including two issues of AETHLON, is:
- $70/per year for individuals
- $30/per year for students and retirees
- $80/per year for non-U.S. individuals
- $150/per year for institutions
Here is a list of links to other organizations and sites of interest.