[UPDATE] Fifth Annual Literatures and Linguistics Undergraduate Colloquium

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The submission deadline for the Fifth Annual Literatures and Linguistics Colloquium has been extended to February 15, 2014.

The Department of English Language and Literature and the Department of Languages and Linguistics at Gordon College invite paper submissions for the Fifth Annual LLUC taking place on March 29, 2014. Undergraduate students from all colleges and universities are encouraged to submit 8-10 page papers in English on any linguistic or literary topic. Please provide a 100-200 word summary (abstract) of your essay in addition to your completed paper. Presentations should not exceed 20 minutes.

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Sue Weaver Schopf, Harvard University
"The Vampire in Literature: A Very Strange Love Affair"

Dr. Schopf is Associate Dean and Director of the Master of Liberal Arts Program, Research Advisor in the Humanities, and Lecturer at the Harvard Extension School. Her 2010 course on "The Vampire in Literature and Film" at the Harvard Extension School garnered national attention, leading to interviews with the Boston Globe, the Chicago Tribune, MTV.com, NPR's "Here and Now," and WGBH's "Callie Crossley Show."

Gordon College is located in Wenham, MA on Boston's historic North Shore, just 25 miles from the city.

Please send an electronic copy of your paper and your abstract to LLUC@gordon.edu.

New Submission Deadline: February 15, 2014

For inquiries or more information, please contact:

Moises Park
Assistant Professor of Spanish
Gordon College
255 Grapevine Road
Wenham, MA 01984

Chad P. Stutz
Assistant Professor of English
Gordon College
255 Grapevine Road
Wenham, MA 01984