Welcome to the 2016 MLA Annual Conference! MLA looks forward to celebrating its 125th Anniversary with you.

Emilie Hanson, Science House Librarian, Science Museum of Minnesota

Emilie Hanson is the librarian of Science House at the Science Museum of Minnesota, a resource center for educators which increases awareness, access, and equity for MN students. An MLIS graduate from Saint Catherine University, published poet, and meticulous editor with over ten years experience in the artistic and literary community, Emilie received her B.A. in English and Creative Writing from Macalester College. She loves reading literature, graphic novels, comic books, picture books, and multi-cultural folk and fairy tales. Always on the lookout for the newest in comic and cultural diversity, she also makes recycled comic and glass jewelry art under the name GeekChictique. Emilie is an avid supporter of the Black Lives Matter movement.