Welcome to the South Asian Literary Association

The South Asian Literary Association, or SALA, promotes knowledge of, and scholarly interest in, the languages, cultures, and literatures of South Asia and the South Asian diaspora.

Membership in the Association is open to all individuals and libraries, institutions, and organizations interested in South Asian literature, culture, languages, and philosophy, as well as in comparative studies.

SALA is an Allied Organization of the Modern Language Association, and holds its annual meeting concurrently at the MLA Convention host city.

* SALA is delighted to announce two of its members, Dr. Feroza Jussawala and Dr. Eddie Mallot, are up for election to the MLA Delegate Assembly. Please vote for them!

* SALA expresses its deepest condolences to Dr. K. D. Verma and his family for the loss of his eldest son Rajiv Verma. Please read the obituary here.