End of ADS-L Digest - 10 May 1996 to 11 May 1996 ************************************************ From owner-ADS-L[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]UGA.CC.UGA.EDU Mon May 13 23:03 CDT 1996 Received: from mailtest.dev.uga.edu (mailtest.dev.uga.edu []); by Archive.MsState.Edu using ESMTP (SMI-8.6/7.0m-FWP-MsState); id XAA15549; Mon, 13 May 1996 23:03:10 -0500 Received: from uga.cc.uga.edu ( by mailtest.dev.uga.edu (LSMTP for Windows NT v1.0a) with SMTP id 0DDCCF60 ; Tue, 14 May 1996 0:05:26 -0400 Received: from UGA.CC.UGA.EDU (NJE origin LISTSERV[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]UGA) by UGA.CC.UGA.EDU (LMail V1.2a/1.8a) with BSMTP id 9539; Tue, 14 May 1996 00:02:24 -0400 Message-Id: <199605140403.XAA15549[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]Archive.MsState.Edu> Date: Tue, 14 May 1996 00:02:23 -0400 Reply-To: American Dialect Society Sender: American Dialect Society From: Automatic digest processor Subject: ADS-L Digest - 11 May 1996 to 13 May 1996 To: Recipients of ADS-L digests Content-Type: text Content-Length: 10601 Status: R There are 8 messages totalling 258 lines in this issue. Topics of the day: 1. Callaway/O'Connor Chair Ad 2. Dictionary-Thumping (2) 3. Meanwhile, back at the ranch... (2) 4. intrusive or unintrusive /l/ 5. RE>Meanwhile, back at the ranch... (2) ---------------------------------------------------------------------- Date: Mon, 13 May 1996 13:07:09 -0400 From: Wayne Glowka Subject: Callaway/O'Connor Chair Ad Here is a job advertisement that we would appreciate having circulated in English departments. Thanks for your help. Wayne Glowka > >The Fuller E. Callaway Endowed Flannery O'Connor Chair >in Creative Writing > >Department of English, Speech, and Journalism >Georgia College >Milledgeville, Georgia 31061 > >Established fiction writers are invited to submit applications for a >tenure-track appointment to the Fuller E. Callaway Endowed Flannery >O'Connor Chair in Creative Writing at Georgia College, Milledgeville, >Georgia 31061. Georgia College, with an enrollment of approximately 5,700 >students and a liberal arts focus, is a senior comprehensive college in the >University System of Georgia. It is the alma mater of Flannery O'Connor >and the repository of the O'Connor manuscripts. The Callaway/O'Connor >Chair offers a unique opportunity for a fiction writer to pursue his or her >craft in the lovely antebellum capital of Georgia. Milledgeville has a >population of 18,675, and Baldwin County has a population of 41,086. >Located in central Georgia, Milledgeville affords easy access to the cities >of Macon and Atlanta. > >Applicants must possess the following criteria: (1) recognized >distinction in the field of fiction writing, (2) a record of outstanding >teaching and demonstrated proficiency in the use of various teaching >techniques, including technology-based applications, (3) recognized success >in working with students to achieve high levels of learning and with >faculty to stimulate the desire to improve teaching and learning, and (4) >the ability to provide workshops and peer support. The Callaway/O'Connor >Professor will teach two thirds of a full-time course load each quarter, >with the remaining one-third time being used to serve as a catalyst among >faculty for fostering improved teaching and learning campus wide. > >The Callaway/O'Connor Professorship is a nine-month, tenure-track >appointment at the rank of professor, effective September 1, 1996. >Applications will be received until July 1, 1996, or until position is >filled. Salary $70,000 plus fringe benefits. Send letter of application, >official transcripts of all college course work, three letters of >recommendation, and a vita to Dr. R. B. Jenkins, Chairman, Department of >English, Speech, and Journalism, CBX 44, Georgia College, Milledgeville, >Georgia 31061. Georgia College is an affirmative action/equal opportunity >employer, ADA. Women, African-Americans, and other minorities are >encouraged to apply. > > > > >Dr. Ronald Bradford Jenkins, Chairman >Department of English, Speech, and Journalism >Georgia College >Milledgeville, Georgia 31061 >Telephone 912-453-4581; GIST 324-4581 >FAX 912-454-0873 >rjenkins[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]mail.gac.peachnet.edu > > >