Call For Papers Twelfth Claflin University Conference on English and Language Arts Pedagogy in Secondary and Postsecondary Inst

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Claflin University Department of English and Foreign Languages
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Tentative Schedule:
Wednesday, Oct 2, 2013, 8:30 AM-5:00 PM Ministers Hall,
Claflin University campus
Morning: Concurrent sessions
Afternoon: Keynote address,workshop on fiction, and readings

Thursday, Oct 3, 2013, 8:30 AM-4:00 PM Ministers Hall
Claflin University campus
Morning: Concurrent sessions
Afternoon: Concurrent sessions

Keynote Speaker: Ms. Nahid Rachlin, renowned fiction writer and memoirist, also teaches at the New School University, New York City

Panel proposals and paper abstracts are invited on all aspects of language arts pedagogy that are related to best practices in teaching. Undergraduates and graduate students are encouraged to submit papers. Abstracts are limited to a maximum of 250 words. Brief bios of 175 words are required. Electronic submissions are requested. Presentations should be limited to 15 minutes.Panels are limited to four (4) presenters per panel. Papers and panels are solicited on:
□ All aspects of studying literature
□ Creative writing/ Creative writing pedagogy
□ Composition pedagogy
□ Teaching foreign languages
□ Culture, nonverbal communication, and classroom management
□ Teaching online/Videography for teaching

Send all submissions to: Dr. Mitali Wong, Claflin University, Orangeburg, SC 29115
Phone: 803-535-5221, Fax: 803-535-5381

Receipt deadline: September 3, 2013

The registration fee for the fiction workshop and conference is $25 for faculty members. The fee is waived for undergraduates and graduate students .