Creative Writing -The Short Story: The Story as a Force of Nature (SCMLA 2014, Austin, TX; Submission deadline March 31st)

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South Central Modern Language Association
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A short story has the power to move its audience like a beautiful, destructive force of nature. This panel is a venue for SCMLA members to showcase their original short stories.

Please submit a complete draft of the story you wish to read via email by March 31. Include name, university and department affiliation, contact email, and story title. Please email submissions to

If your paper is selected for the session, you must become a member of SCMLA by April 30th and register for the conference by August 31st. The 2014 SCMLA Annual Convention will be held October 18-22 in Austin, TX. For more information about SCMLA or the conference, please visit:

Allie Mariano, Chair
Jenn Alandy, Secretary
Creative Writing: the Short Story