The American Name Society is pleased to annnouce that it will be hosting a special panel at the 2023 Modern Language Association Conference. The conference will be held from the 5th to the 8th of January in San Francisco, California. The theme of the ANS panel is "Revealing Names and Shifting Identities in Contemporary US American Literature". Four papers in literary onomastics will be presented during this special event. The paper abstracts and presenter bios are provided below.