Grad Student Conference at ECU

The English Graduate Student Organization is excited to announce the Fourth Annual ECU English Graduate Student Conference!  The event will be held on Saturday, April 13th, 2013.

English graduate students (MA and PhD) in all areas of study are encouraged to participate! All proposals will be accepted.

This Conference Provides an Opportunity to:

*Learn about the work and interests of your peers.
*Gain conference experience in a friendly setting.
*Expand your CV.
*Present material related to your Thesis/CAP (in progress or potential) to receive feedback.

Ways to Participate:

*Present a paper (perhaps one you wrote for a class).
*Create a two or three-person panel (perhaps papers written for the same class).
*Create a roundtable discussion (2 or more people) on a scholarly or pedagogical topic.
*Design a poster presentation.
*Read from your original creative writing (all genres welcome).


*Papers and creative readings should be 15 minutes (7 double-spaced pages).
*Three-person panels should total 45 minutes.
*Roundtables should be 45 minutes.
*Email 250-word proposal by March 28th to

*Please let us know if your presentation was written for a class and identify the professor.
Email questions about proposals to

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