Spring 2004 Table of Contents

MLA NewsletterSpring 2004

In This Issue

1 First Phyllis Franklin Award for
Public Advocacy of the Humanities
Presented to Senator Kennedy
3 President's ColumnRobert ScholesFallibility, freedom, and
this spinning world
3 2003 Election Results
4 Editor's ColumnRosemary G. Feal"All languages are up": A look at foreign
language enrollments today
5 MLA's Fall 2002 Survey Shows
Increase in Foreign Language Enrollments
30 Committee on Information
Technology Issues Statement on Electronic Publishing
BOOK NEWS
28 Call for contributions in World Literatures
Reimagined series
28 Call for contributions in Approaches series
29 Two new MLA titles published
COMMITTEES
29 Teaching languages, literatures, and cultures: An invitation
CONVENTION
7 What makes a successful special-session
proposal?
7 Department chairs' hotel reservations
8 Calls for papers for 2004 convention in
Philadelphia
GOVERNANCE
6 Summary of Delegate Assembly actions in
San Diego
6 Membership ratification vote
GRANTS AND PRIZES
1 Winners of MLA prizes announced
MEETINGS
30 2004 ADFL Summer Seminars: At the interface
of chairing--vision and management
31 2004 ADE Summer Seminars for departmental
administrators
MLA WEB SITE NEWS
2 Registration for Disability Studies
Conference
Other News and Announcements
31 Fellowships and grants deadlines
32 Upcoming MLA deadlines