Summer 2008 Table of Contents

MLA NewsletterSummer 2008

In This Issue

1 New ADE Report on Staffing
3 President's ColumnGerald GraffBringing writing in from the cold
5 Editor's ColumnRosemary G. FealFrom the halls of academe to Capitol Hill: Why lobby?
BIBLIOGRAPHY
2 How to be included in the MLA
International Bibliography
BOOK NEWS
13 Three new MLA titles
COMMITTEES
14 MLA committee meetings, September 2008–May 2009
CONVENTION
12 2008 convention interview suites
13 2008 convention invitations
GOVERNANCE
2 Open discussion during 2008 Delegate
Assembly meeting
6 Nominations for 2008 MLA elections
11 New division executive committee
members
GRANTS AND PRIZES
13 MLA graduate student travel grants
13 Convention travel grants for non-tenure-track faculty members and unemployed members
MEETINGS
14 2008 ADFL Summer Seminars
15 2008 ADE Summer Seminars
PMLA
6 PMLA special topic: Celebrity, fame,
notoriety
WEB SITE NEWS
2 2008 convention registration
Other News and Announcements
2 Nominations invited for honorary members
and fellows
14 Classified advertisements
15 Fellowships and grants deadlines
16 Upcoming MLA deadlines