9.483 MLA 96 calls for papers

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Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 9, No. 483.
Center for Electronic Texts in the Humanities (Princeton/Rutgers)
Information at http://www.princeton.edu/~mccarty/humanist/

[1] From: jrkelly@library.umass.edu (29)
Subject: Calls for papers

Persons interested in proposing a paper for inclusion in one or
more of the panels listed below, please send a 250-word proposal to
the person named as contact. These panels are planned for the 1996
Modern Language Assn. conference in Washington, D.C. Our deadline
for selection and submission necessitates your responding by 15

1) Canonicity and the Construction of Bibliography.
Canonicity (including, but not limited to, ethnicity,
gender, and postcolonialism) in relation to the construction of
literary, linguistic, and cultural bibliographies. David William
Foster, Dept. of Languages and Literatures, Arizona State
University, Tempe, AZ 85287-0202; atdwf@asuvm.inre.asu.edu

2) Electronic Publishing and Scholarly Integrity.
Academic writing in the near future--print or virtual
books? Implications for tenure, peer review, assuring the
permanence and integrity of text, and scholarly documentation.
Jennifer Crewe, Columbia University Press, 562 West 113th St., New
York, NY 10025; jc373@columbia.edu

3) We don't get no respect! Bibliographers in the Academy.
Unequal in honor and tenure: reconsidering the status of
bibliographers in the electronic age; evaluating the scholar and
the work. Bruce Southard, English Dept., East Carolina University,
Greenville, NC 27858-4353; ensoutha.ecuvm.cis.ecu.edu

Jim Kelly
Anglo-American Studies Bibliographer
W.E.B. Du Bois Library
University of Massachusetts
Amherst, Mass. 01003
(413) 545-0058