Write the Change You Want to Be in the World

deadline for submissions: 
June 3, 2022
full name / name of organization: 
SAMLA (Special Session)
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Now accepting proposals for a SAMLA Special Topics Panel for this year's session, Friday, November 11 - Sunday, November 13, 2022, in Jacksonville Florida (with the possibility of our session being virtual). 



SPECIAL SESSION:  Write the Change You Want to Be in the World

The seismic changes brought about by movements such as #MeToo and Black Lives Matter have impacted all parts of society. Writing plays a pivotal role in advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion.  This traditional session welcomes submissions on any aspect of teaching, exploring, and leveraging inclusive writing as an instrument of change.

By June 1, 2022, please submit an abstract of 150-200 words, a brief bio, and any A/V or scheduling requests to Teresa Kelly, Purdue University Global, tkelly@purdueglobal.edu