Winter 2004 Table of Contents

MLA NewsletterWinter 2004

In This Issue

2 MLA Task Force on Evaluating Scholarship for Tenure and Promotion Invites Information from Faculty Members
3 President's ColumnRobert ScholesWho are we? Where are we? What is to be done?
4 Editor's ColumnRosemary G. FealScaring (up) "foreign" language speakers: One hundred years of multitude
BIBLIOGRAPHY
14 How to be included in the MLA International Bibliography
BOOK NEWS
11 Three new MLA titles published
COMMITTEES
12 Committee on the Literatures of People of Color publishes Guidelines for Good Practice
CONVENTION
1 Philadelphia convention
7 Recommendations for session presiders
7 Accommodations and services for persons
with disabilities
8 Program issue for members with visual
impairments
8 Audio- and videotaping guidelines for convention sessions
9 2005 calendar of dates and deadlines for
special sessions
9 Calls for papers for 2005 convention in
Washington, DC
11 Forum proposals welcome
Job Service at the Convention
7 Preconvention workshops and mock job
interviews
7 Registration still available for annual job clinic on business, government, and not-for-profit careers
8 Important information about the Job
Information Center
GOVERNANCE
5 Elections committee seeks candidates
6 Proposals for 2004 Delegate Assembly
meeting agenda
GRANTS AND PRIZES
12 Mahmoud Al-Batal receives the ADFL Award for Distinguished Service to the Profession
12 ADE Frances Andrew March Award presented to Phyllis Franklin
MEETINGS
13 2005 ADE Summer Seminars
13 2005 ADFL Summer Seminars
MLA WEB SITE NEWS
2 Philadelphia convention sessions available
online
Other News and Announcements
2 Ideas for What's the Word?
2 ADE and ADFL online job counseling
5 Profession 2005 call for papers
15 Fellowships and grants deadlines
15 Statement of ownership
16 Upcoming MLA deadlines