The Midwest Graduate Students Conference on Writing.
Radical Writes: Composition, Creative Writing, and New Media will be held April 14-16, 2016, at Southeast Missouri State University
Presentation Sessions: Friday and Saturday, April 15 & 16. Keynote Presentation: Thursday night with Michael Martone! Reception and tour of Faulkner Collection and Rare Book Room: Thursday. Banquet and Open Mike: Friday night. Panel on Saturday: Writers in the Workplace. Drawings for books and prizes. Another great line for your CV, to help you compete in today’s hiring market
- Graduate student proposals are due December 10, 2015. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
- Any student currently enrolled in a graduate writing program may propose a presentation.
- Proposal abstracts are submitted electronically and should be 300 words maximum. May be a reading of original creative work with a brief introduction to its theme or raison d’etre or any topic on creative, technical, new media, literature, composition writings, such as: Intersections of cross genre writing; Blurring boundaries in writing; Contemporary literature; Innovative pedagogies; MemWars: Defining fact and fiction; Creativity and composition; Friend Me with Your Best Shot: Social media strategies; It Takes a Village: Collaborative Writing and/or Collaborative Learning; Gamification; Issues and Trends in Visual Rhetoric (documents, page layout, book covers, art/a/fact, etext, edesign, etc.) Contact: Dr. Missy Phegley, email@example.com or Dr. Susan Swartwout, firstname.lastname@example.org
Conference Information Website: http://www.semopress.com/events/radical-writes/