Summer 2004 Table of Contents

MLA NewsletterSummer 2004

In This Issue

1

Recommendations from Conference on Disability Issues in the Profession

3

President's Column

Robert Scholes

The evaluation of faculty members in the culture of "excellence"

5

Editor's Column

Rosemary G. Feal

How are MLA committee members chosen?

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2

Field bibliography fellowships

BOOK NEWS

14

Call for contributions in Approaches series

15

Enhanced CD available for Disability Studies: Enabling the Humanities

COMMITTEES

14

MLA committee meetings, September 2004-May 2005

CONVENTION

2

2004 convention invitations

2

2004 convention interview-suite arrangements

GOVERNANCE

5

Executive Council meeting highlights

6

Open discussion during 2004 Delegate
Assembly meeting

6

Nominations for 2004 MLA elections

12

New division executive committee
members

GRANTS AND PRIZES

2

MLA graduate student travel grant

MEETINGS

2

2004 ADE and ADFL Summer Seminars

Other News and Announcements

14

Classified advertisements

15

Fellowships and grants deadlines

15

Nominations invited for honorary memberships and fellowships

16

Upcoming MLA deadlines