Winter 2002 Table of Contents

MLA NewsletterWinter 2002

In This Issue

1 A. LaVonne Brown Ruoff receives
Lifetime Achievement Award
3 President's ColumnStephen Greenblatt"Keep Us Informed"
5 Editor's ColumnRosemary G. FealForeign language study: World needs, now
BIBLIOGRAPHY
13 How to be included in the MLA International
Bibliography
BOOK NEWS
11 Three new MLA titles published
COMMITTEES
12 Committee on the Status of Graduate Students
in the Profession: A statement and introduction
CONVENTION
2 Program issue for members with visual
impairments
7 New York, New York
7 Accommodations and services for persons with
disabilities
7 Recommendations for session presiders
7 Audio- and videotaping guidelines for convention sessions
8 New discussion group holds organizational
meeting
9 2003 calendar of dates and deadlines for special sessions
9 Calls for papers for 2003 convention in
San Diego
11 Deadline changes for membership and session
proposals for the 2003 annual convention
11 Forum proposals welcome
Job Service at the Convention
6 Registration still available for annual job clinic
8 Preconvention workshops and mock job
interviews
8 Important information about the Job
Information Center
GOVERNANCE
2 Elections committee seeks candidates
4 Proposals for the 2002 Delegate Assembly agenda meeting
GRANTS AND PRIZES
4 Andrea Lunsford to receive the ADE Frances
Andrew March Award for Distinguished Service to the Profession
13 Heidi Byrnes to receive the ADFL Award for
Distinguished Service to the Profession
MEETINGS
4 NEH institutes and seminars
13 2003 ADE Summer Seminars
14 2003 ADFL Summer Seminars
2 MLA WEB SITE NEWS
Other News and Announcements
2 What's the Word? use by students and teachers
4 Profession 2003 call for papers
6 ADE and ADFL online job counseling
12 ARL task force invites input on the special
collections agenda
14 Findings from the MLA's 2000-01 survey of
PhD placement
14 Statement of Ownership
15 Classified advertisements
15 Fellowships and grants deadlines
16 Upcoming MLA deadlines