Winter 2006 Table of Contents

MLA NewsletterWinter 2006

In This Issue

3

President's Column

Marjorie Perloff

Teaching in the wired classroom

5

Editor's Column

Rosemary G. Feal

Five things to read before the start of 2007

7

Positions Advertised in the JIL Level Off in 2005-06

BIBLIOGRAPHY

12

How to be included in the MLA International Bibliography

BOOK NEWS

13

Three new MLA titles to be published

14

Call for contributions in Approaches
series

CONVENTION

1

Philadelphia convention

8

Recommendations for session presiders

9

Timers at the 2006 convention

9

Accommodations and services for persons with disabilities

10

Forum proposals welcome

10

Audio- and videotaping guidelines for convention sessions

10

Program issue for members with visual impairments

10

2007 calendar of dates and deadlines for special sessions

11

Call for papers for 2007 convention in Chicago

Job Service at the Convention

6

Preconvention workshops and mock job interviews

8

Important information about the Job Information Center

GOVERNANCE

2

Elections committee seeks candidates

6

Proposals for 2006 Delegate Assembly meeting agenda

MEETINGS

13

2007 ADE Summer Seminars

13

2007 ADFL Summer Seminars

WEB SITE NEWS

2

Philadelphia convention sessions available online

Other News and Announcements

2

ADE and ADFL online job counseling

2

Profession 2007 call for papers

14

Classified advertisements

14

Ideas for What's the Word?

15

Fellowships and grants deadlines

16

Upcoming MLA deadlines