SCMLA Poetry Panels

deadline for submissions: 
May 29, 2020
full name / name of organization: 
South Central MLA

2020 South Central MLA Conference

Houston, TX * October 8-10

Creative Writing – Poetry (Regular Session): The SCMLA conference is an annual conference. While the theme this year is “Politics of Protest,” we warmly welcome poetry of any style, including digital and hybrid works. Presentations should be approximately 15 minutes in length.

To submit your work for consideration, please send a packet of 7-10 poems (or about 15 minutes worth of poetic material) and a brief bio to session chair, Raquel Thorne at by May 29th, 2020. Please include your name, professional affiliation, e-mail address, and a title for your reading. Please indicate if your reading will require a projector. Presenters are responsible for bringing their own LAPTOP, CONNECTION CABLES, SPEAKERS, ETC as needed. Session rooms are not equipped with internet.

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