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
Disaster

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

BIBLIOGRAPHY

12

How to be included in the MLA Bibliography

BOOK NEWS

14

Two new MLA titles to be published

14

Call for prospectuses in the Teaching Languages, Literatures, and Cultures series

14

Call for contributions in Approaches series

CONVENTION

8

Washington, DC, convention

8

Accommodations and services for persons with disabilities

8

Audio- and videotaping guidelines for convention sessions

9

Program issue for members with visual impairments

10

2006 calendar of dates and deadlines for special sessions

10

Forum proposals welcome

11

Calls for papers for 2006 convention in Philadelphia

Job Service at the Convention

8

Preconvention workshops and mock job interviews

9

Important information about the Job Information Center

9

Registration still available for annual job clinic on business, government, and not-for-profit careers

GOVERNANCE

7

Proposals for the 2005 Delegate Assembly meeting agenda

7

Elections committee seeks candidates

MEETINGS

13

2006 ADFL Summer Seminars

13

2006 ADE Summer Seminars

MLA WEB SITE NEWS

2

Washington, DC, convention sessions available online

Other News and Announcements

2

ADE and ADFL online job counseling

2

Ideas for What's the Word?

10

Profession 2006 call for papers

14

Classified advertisements

15

Fellowships and grants deadlines

16

Upcoming MLA deadlines