Student Opportunities

Call for Papers


Annual West Virginia Undergraduate Literary Symposium

Saturday, 05 April 2014

Jerry and Jean Beasley Student Center

Concord University

Athens, WV

Submissions of papers on any literary topics written by students at West Virginia colleges and universities during the 2013 calendar year are welcome.

Submissions should be no longer than 10 MLA-formatted pages (not including the Works Cited list).  Presentations of papers selected for the symposium program will be limited to 15 minutes.

Manuscripts should be sent as electronic attachments (in docx., doc., or rtf. format) to Dr. Elizabeth Roth at [email protected] by Friday, February 14, 2014.

Please use the subject line “WV Undergraduate Literary Symposium” on your email. If an emailed submission is not acknowledged within three working days, please contact Dr. Roth at (304) 384-5229.

Program presenters will be notified by March 10, 2014.