Contact Us | Donate | Advertise Follow us on TwitterFollow us on facebookFollow us on LinkedIn

tfzfnvxz.jpg

For the most complete display of articles, please login.

Editor - Christine Willis, AHIP
Managing Editor - Susan Talmage
Full Editorial team - click here
MLAConnect is updated continually. Most articles are restricted to MLA members and/or to members of specific MLA sections. For the most complete display of articles, please login.
Submit to MLAConnect.
Products, services, and events published in MLAConnect do not constitute MLA's endorsement or approval. Opinions expressed in MLAConnect are the authors’ and do not necessarily express those of the association.

220x300-AudioDigest-MLAConnect-July.jpg

R2_BCC_220x300.jpg

October Events
4
October 4, 2019
11:40 AM - 11:40 AM
Milwaukee, WI

6
October 6, 2019
11:35 AM - 11:35 AM
Durham, NC

10
11
October 11, 2019
11:45 AM - 11:45 AM
Oklahoma City, OK

13
October 13, 2019
11:35 AM - 11:35 AM
Omaha, NE

23
October 23, 2019
11:50 AM - 11:50 AM
Watkins Glen, NY

27
October 27, 2019
11:40 AM - 11:40 AM
Boise, ID

November Events
October Events
3
October 3, 2020
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Bloomington, IN

MLA News < Article detail

Official Meeting Blogger: Chicago Adventures

Amid the opportunities for elevating at MLA’19, many attendees seized the chance to take in the sights of Chicago. I hope you had some great adventures. My own adventure included lions, cubs, and Danish princes! 

  • The Lions on Michigan Avenue – Whether or not you made it inside the Art Institute of Chicago, perhaps you enjoyed the site of the great cats that grace the entrance. The lions, created by Edward Kemeys, first took up their guard in May 1894—exactly 125 years before MLA’19. 
  • The Chicago Cubs and Wrigley Field – The wind was blowing, the temps were unseasonably cool, the ivy had yet to leaf out, and alas, the Cubbies lost, but huddling under a blanket was well worth it to be a part of this baseball tradition for an evening.
  • Hamlet at the Chicago Shakespeare Theatre – After the curtain closed on MLA’19, I shuffled over to Navy Pier to spend the entire afternoon with the Bard. What a wonderful way to close out the conference—after all, the play’s the thing (Act 2, sc. 2).

If no content displays, it may be because the access to this article is member-only. Please login below, and then use the back page control to get back from the home page to the page displaying the article.