The Society for the Study of Midwestern Literature invites participation in its 40th Annual Symposium:
Writing the Midwest: A Symposium of Scholars and Creative Writers
May 13-15, 2010 at Michigan State University Union, East Lansing, Michigan
SSML is devoted to the study and production of Midwestern literature in whatever directions the insight, imagination, and curiosity of the members may lead. The annual symposium brings together writers, scholars, and filmmakers to present criticism, poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction.
We welcome proposals for individual papers, panels, and roundtables on Midwestern literature, and reading of creative work with a Midwestern emphasis. All proposals must include the following: