2nd Annual University of South Florida Symposium on Poetry and Poetics, Tampa, FL--February 25 & 26, 2010

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The 2nd Annual University of South Florida Symposium on Poetry and Poetics will take place on the Tampa campus of the University of South Florida on February 25 & 26, 2010.

The Symposium invites proposals for twenty-minute research papers addressing any aspect of poetry and/or poetics; proposals for collaborative panels of two or three papers; and proposals for poetry readings. We welcome work--by creative writers as well as scholars--on poetry from all periods and countries, on single authors or groups of authors, on all schools of poetry and poetic movements and work concerning any aspect of the poetic process, poetry/creative writing pedagogy, poetry in translation and literary publishing.

There is no registration fee.

Please email paper, panel and/or reading proposals (of no more than 300 words), as well as a short biographical note, to Professor Jay Hopler, Symposium Director, at usfpoetry@gmail.com. All proposals must be received by Monday, December 21, 2009. Please send proposals in the body of the email message; please do not use attachments.

Please address any queries to Professor Jay Hopler at the email address above.