Summer 2001 Table of Contents

MLA NewsletterSummer 2001

In This Issue

3

Executive Council Endorses Two
AAUP Statements

5

Editor's Column

Phyllis Franklin

A database of scholarly achievements in the humanities

BOOK NEWS

14

Call for contributions in Approaches series

15

MLA books available for purchase on the MLA
Web site

15

Two new MLA titles published

COMMITTEES

2

MLA committee meetings, September 2001-May 2002

CONVENTION

6

2001 convention invitations

6

MLA Graduate Student Travel Grant

6

2001 convention interview-suite
arrangements

GOVERNANCE

1

Ballot mailed

7

Nominations for 2001 MLA elections

11

New division executive committee
members

MEETINGS

12

2001 ADE Summer Seminars

13

2001 ADFL Summer Seminars

2

MLA WEB SITE NEWS

Other News and Announcements

1

Council establishes prize to honor Phyllis
Franklin

2

MLA will reprint brochure "Knowing Other
Languages Brings Opportunities"

13

Council approves statement on distance
learning

14

Report from the Committee on Academic
Freedom and Professional Rights and Responsibilities

14

Correspondence

15

Committee invites comments on academic
publishing

15

Fellowships and grants deadlines

16

Upcoming MLA deadlines