Winter 2003 Table of Contents

MLA NewsletterWinter 2003

In This Issue

3

President's Column

Mary Louise Pratt

The archive and the aquifer

5

Editor's Column

Rosemary G. Feal

Hypotext: Slow writing for a digital world

BIBLIOGRAPHY

13

How to be included in the MLA International Bibliography

BOOK NEWS

14

Three new MLA titles published

14

Call for contributions in Approaches series

CONVENTION

1

San Diego convention

7

Audio- and videotaping guidelines for
convention sessions

7

Recommendations for session presiders

8

Accommodations and services for persons
with disabilities

9

New discussion group holds
organizational meeting

9

Program issue for members with visual
impairments

9

Forum proposals welcome

9

2004 calendar of dates and deadlines for
special sessions

10

Calls for papers for 2004 convention in
Philadelphia

Job Service at the Convention

7

Preconvention workshops and mock
job interviews

7

Registration still available for annual job clinic

8

Important information about the Job
Information Center

GOVERNANCE

2

Elections committee seeks candidates

4

Proposals for 2003 Delegate Assembly
meeting agenda

6

Executive Council meeting highlights

GRANTS AND PRIZES

12

Elvira García receives ADFL Award for
Distinguished Service to the Profession

13

Mary A. Burgan to receive the ADE Frances
Andrew March Award

MEETINGS

13

2004 ADE Summer Seminars

13

2004 ADFL Summer Seminars

WEB SITE NEWS

1

MLA member search

2

San Diego convention sessions
available online

Other News and Announcements

2

Profession 2004 call for papers

2

MLA recommendations on salaries

7

ADE and ADFL online job counseling

12

Request from the Committee on
Disability Issues in the Profession

14

Ideas for What's the Word?

14

Statement of Ownership

15

NHA-Announce provides information on
the humanities

15

Classified advertisements

15

Fellowships and grants deadlines

16

Upcoming MLA deadlines