"Fairy Tales, Myths, and Legends" - the 4th Annual English Graduate Student Conference at Middle Tennessee State University

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Middle Tennessee State University English Graduate Student Organization
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The English Graduate Student Organization at Middle Tennessee State University is requesting submissions for its 4th Annual MTSU EGSO Conference. The theme of this year's conference is "Fairy Tales, Myths and Legends." Presentations of scholarly research in all areas of literature and literary studies are welcome. Some suggested topics include:

•Children's Literature
•American Literature
•British Literature
•Popular Culture, Folklore, Graphic Novels and Film Studies
•Composition, Rhetoric, Linguistics, and Critical Theory

Abstracts of 300-500 words should be submitted by email to the MTSU EGSO Conference Selection Committee: submissions@mtsuegso.org

The deadline for submission of abstracts is June 15, 2011.
Participants will be notified of their acceptance via email on July 31, 2010.

Early Registration for the Conference is due by August 15, 2011. Registration forms are available on the MTSU EGSO website at www.mtsuegso.org.

The MTSU EGSO Conference will be held on Saturday, September 24, 2011, at Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro, TN, from 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

The event is designed to provide a forum for graduate and undergraduate students of English to share their work in a conference setting.

Any questions regarding submissions should be sent to: info@mtsuegso.org.