Winter 2007 Table of Contents

MLA NewsletterWinter 2007

In This Issue

1

MLA Releases Fall 2006 Language Enrollment Survey Results

3

President's Column

Michael Holquist

The humanities at work in the world

4

Editor's Column

Rosemary G. Feal

Three, two, one, launch: The new convention
approaches

BIBLIOGRAPHY

14

How to be included in the MLA International Bibliography

BOOK NEWS

12

Call for contributions to Approaches
series

CONVENTION

2

Members invited to comment on proposed changes to the convention structure

7

Annual meeting in Chicago

7

Workshop for new and aspiring journal editors

7

Convention to focus on the humanities at work in the world

7

Audio- and videotaping guidelines for sessions

8

Accommodations and services for persons with disabilities

8

Recommendations for session
presiders

8

Program issue for members with visual impairments

10

2008 calendar of dates and deadlines for special sessions

10

Submit calls for papers online

10

Forum proposals welcome

11

Calls for papers for 2008 convention in San Francisco

Job Service at the Convention

8

Preconvention workshops and mock job interviews

9

Important information about the Job Information Center

GOVERNANCE

2

Elections committee seeks candidates

6

Proposals for the 2007 Delegate Assembly meeting agenda

MEETINGS

12

2008 ADFL Summer Seminars

13

2008 ADE Summer Seminars

WEB SITE NEWS

2

List of Chicago convention sessions available online

Other News and Announcements

2

New benefit for MLA members: Direct access to the Job Information List

13

Profession 2008 call for papers

14

Ideas for What's the Word?

14

Classified advertisements

15

Fellowships and grants deadlines

16

Upcoming MLA deadlines