Special-Interest Categories

Special-interest seats in the Delegate Assembly are distributed among the following categories.

  • Composition, Rhetoric, and Writing

  • Continuing and Distance Education

  • Creative Writing

  • Disability Issues

  • Ethnic Studies

  • Foreign Language Teaching

  • Gays and Lesbians in the Profession

  • Graduate Students

  • Independent Scholars and Alternative Careers

  • Lecturers, Adjuncts, and Instructors

  • Less-Taught Languages

  • Politics and the Profession

  • Retired

  • Scholars Residing outside the United States and Canada

  • Two-Year Colleges

  • Women in the Profession