Spring 2007 Table of Contents

MLA NewsletterSpring 2007

In This Issue

1

2006 Election Results

3

President's Column

Michael Holquist

Getting out of the underground

5

Editor's Column

Rosemary G. Feal

What everyone from graduate students to university presidents can learn from the report by the MLA Task Force on Evaluating Scholarship for Tenure and Promotion

26

Executive Summary of the MLA Task Force on Evaluating Scholarship for Tenure and Promotion

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2

MLA Bibliography fellowships

BOOK NEWS

6

Call for contributions in Approaches
series

28

Four new MLA titles released

31

Call for contributions for Options for Teaching volume

COMMITTEES

31

New committee document offers information on applying for faculty positions in community colleges

CONVENTION

6

Department chairs' hotel reservations

7

Calls for papers for 2007 convention in Chicago

GOVERNANCE

7

Membership ratification vote

7

Summary of Delegate Assembly actions in Philadelphia

GRANTS AND PRIZES

1

Winners of MLA prizes announced

4

Making nominations for the Phyllis Franklin Award for Public Advocacy of the Humanities

MEETINGS

29

2007 ADE Summer Seminars

29

2007 ADFL Summer Seminars

PMLA

28

PMLA special topic: War

Other News and Announcements

30

Correspondence

31

Classified advertisements

31

Fellowships and grants deadlines

32

Upcoming MLA deadlines