Winter 2005 Table of Contents

MLA NewsletterWinter 2005

In This Issue

1 J. Hillis Miller Receives Lifetime Achievement Award
3 President's Column
Domna C. Stanton
Human rights and the humanities
4 MLA Members Respond to the Hurricane
4 2006 MLA Convention Moved from New Orleans to Philadelphia
6 Editor's Column
Rosemary G. Feal
Member to member: In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina
BIBLIOGRAPHY12How to be included in the MLA BibliographyBOOK NEWS14Two new MLA titles to be published 14Call for prospectuses in the Teaching Languages, Literatures, and Cultures series 14 Call for contributions in Approaches seriesCONVENTION8Washington, DC, convention8Accommodations and services for persons with disabilities8 Audio- and videotaping guidelines for convention sessions 9Program issue for members with visual impairments10 2006 calendar of dates and deadlines for special sessions10Forum proposals welcome11Calls for papers for 2006 convention in Philadelphia Job Service at the Convention8Preconvention workshops and mock job interviews9Important information about the Job Information Center 9Registration still available for annual job clinic on business, government, and not-for-profit careersGOVERNANCE7Proposals for the 2005 Delegate Assembly meeting agenda7Elections committee seeks candidatesMEETINGS132006 ADFL Summer Seminars132006 ADE Summer SeminarsMLA WEB SITE NEWS2Washington, DC, convention sessions available onlineOther News and Announcements2ADE and ADFL online job counseling2Ideas for What's the Word?10Profession 2006 call for papers14Classified advertisements15Fellowships and grants deadlines16Upcoming MLA deadlines