MLA 2024, Philadelphia, Special Roundtable Session: “You know my methods, Watson”: Academic Scholarship in the Era of AI

deadline for submissions: 
February 28, 2024
full name / name of organization: 
Jude V. Nixon Salem State University
contact email: 

Does a computer-generated AI classroom assignment or essay bear any of the hallmarks and expectations of the scholarly assignment or essay? What are the forensic differences and the ethical implications? Employing a particular scholarly text as contrast, this roundtable session invites comparative proposals exploring the scholarly value (if any) and ethical implications of AI-generated texts using ChatGPT (Generative Pre-trained Transformer).


Please include a 250-word abstract and short bio no later than Tuesday, 28 February 2023, to