Spring 2006 Table of Contents

MLA NewsletterSpring 2006

In This Issue

1 Phyllis Franklin Award for Public Advocacy of the Humanities Presented to William G. Bowen
3 President's ColumnMarjorie Perloff"Creative writing" among the disciplines
5 Editor's ColumnRosemary G. FealLanguage requirements and the English PhD: "A gesture of interest"?
6 2005 Election Results
BIBLIOGRAPHY27MLA Bibliography fellowshipsBOOK NEWS24New Approaches title and new edition to be published 24Call for contributions in Approaches series24Call for essay proposals for volume Teaching Literature and Law25Call for essay proposals for volume Teaching Film25Call for essay proposals for volume Teaching Early Modern Literature from the Archives25Call for essay proposals for volume Teaching British Women Playwrights of the Restoration and Eighteenth CenturyCONVENTION7Department chairs' hotel reservations7Calls for papers for 2006 convention in PhiladelphiaGOVERNANCE6Membership ratification vote26Summary of Delegate Assembly actions in
Washington, DCGRANTS AND PRIZES1Winners of MLA prizes announcedMEETINGS262006 ADE Summer Seminars272006 ADFL Summer SeminarsOther News and Announcements27Updated MLA recommendations on salaries for entry-level, full-time, and part-time faculty members27Fellowships and grants deadlines28Upcoming MLA deadlines