Spring 2008 Newsletter

MLA NewsletterSpring 2008

In This Issue

1 Phyllis Franklin Award for Public
Advocacy of the Humanities Presented to Richard J. Franke
3 President's ColumnGerald GraffAssessment changes everything
5 Editor's ColumnRosemary G. Feal"Tan cerca de Dios": Survival Poqomchi
7 2007 Election Results
BIBLIOGRAPHY
29 MLA International Bibliography
fellowships
BOOK NEWS
30 Four new MLA titles published
31 Call for contributions to Approaches series
CONVENTION
8 Department chair's hotel reservations
8 Calls for papers for 2008 convention in San Francisco
GOVERNANCE
6 Membership ratification vote
7 Delegate Assembly parliamentarian sought
7 Summary of Delegate Assembly actions in Chicago
GRANTS AND PRIZES
1 Winners of MLA prizes announced
MEETINGS
29 2008 ADE Summer Seminars
29 2008 ADFL Summer Seminars
WEB SITE NEWS
2 Online forums launched
Other News and Announcements
30 Correspondence
31 Fellowships and grants deadlines
31 Classified advertisements
32 Upcoming MLA deadlines