CFP: Creative Writing Conference (grad) (8/20/07; 9/27/07-9/29/07)
The 10th Annual Writing By Degrees Conference is seeking creative and
academic submissions demonstrating or contemplating the craft of writing.
Conference Dates: September 27-29, 2007
Submission Deadline: August 20, 2007
All applicants must be currently enrolled as graduate students in order to
be eligible. Submissions may fall into one of the categories below:
Creative prose, fiction or creative non-fiction should be of a length to
be read within a 20-minute period (roughly 10-12 pages); please submit the
entire piece to be read.
Poetry submissions should be 10 pages.
Note: Authors of creative submissions accepted by Writing By Degrees will
be invited to submit the works to a special Fall edition of the journal
Harpur Palate, although acceptance for publication is not guaranteed.
Please submit a 1-2pp abstract.Possible Academic Submission Topics:
the craft and/or practice of writing
creative writing pedagogy
creative writing versus composition
the avant-garde in poetry or fiction
Hardcopy submissions may be sent to:
Writing By Degrees
Department of English
PO Box 6000
Binghamton, NY 13902-6000
Writing by Degrees no longer accepts e-submissions. Please include your
email address with your submission for correspondence. Hardcopy
submissions will only be returned upon request, and only if accompanied by
a self-addressed envelope with sufficient postage.
Upon acceptance of your submission, there will be a $50.00 conference fee.
Questions or comments? Email us at wbdegree_at_binghamton.edu
For more information, visit:
From the Literary Calls for Papers Mailing List
Full Information at
or write Jennifer Higginbotham: higginbj_at_english.upenn.edu
Received on Fri Apr 06 2007 - 17:57:05 EDT