Roles in the Modern Language Association

(a) I am currently an elected member of the Executive Council, which has fiduciary and administrative responsibility for the organization

(b) I am also on the Delegate Assembly Organization Committee

(c) I have served on the Postcolonial Division Executive Committee

(d) I have been the Northeast representative to the Delegate Assembly

(e) and a member of the Program Committee

(f) and of the Executive Committee of African Literature Forum

(g) I found meaningful my early service on the Committee on Academic Freedom and Professional Rights and Responsibilities.