13th Claflin University Conferenceon English and Language Arts Pedagogy Oct 29-30, 2014

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Department of English and Foreign Languages, Claflin University, Orangeburg, SC 29115
contact email: 
wong@claflin.edu

Call For Papers
Thirteenth Claflin University Conference
on English and Language Arts Pedagogy
in Secondary and Postsecondary Institutions

October 29-30, 2014

THEME: READING AND WRITING ACROSS THE
CURRICULUM
Tentative Schedule:
Wednesday, Oct 29, 2014, 8:30 AM-5:00 PM Ministers Hall,
Claflin University campus
Registration
Morning: Concurrent sessions
Luncheon
Afternoon: Keynote address and readings

Thursday, Oct 30, 2014, 8:30 AM-5:00 PM Ministers Hall
Claflin University campus
Morning: Concurrent sessions
Workshop on fiction
Afternoon: Concurrent sessions

Keynote Speaker: Professor Judith Ortiz Cofer, Regents' and Franklin Professor of English and Creative Writing, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia..
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 (including business and literature, bullying as a theme in literature)
□ Creative writing/ Creative writing pedagogy
□ Composition pedagogy
□ Teaching foreign languages
□ Communication with an international focus
□ 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
Email: wong@claflin.edu
Receipt deadline: September 15, 2014

The registration fee for the fiction workshop and conference is $25 for faculty members. The fee is waived for undergraduates and graduate students .
Food: Light refreshments will be served in the mornings. Lunch on the second day will be on your own.
Hotel Information: Fairfield Inn by Marriott, Country Inn & Suites, Holiday Inn Express.

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