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Streamlines: An Undergraduate Conference Celebrating Language, Literature, and Writing

Streamlines

On Saturday, November 15, 2014, Clarke University, Loras College and University of Dubuque will host Streamlines, an opportunity for undergraduate students at colleges and universities to share scholarship and creativity. The conference will be held at Clarke University in Dubuque, Iowa, and is open to all interested college students and faculty.  

To view a downloadable Streamlines flyer, click here.

To view conference programs, click on the links below:

2014 Streamlines Program
2013 Streamlines Program
2012 Streamlines Program
2011 Streamlines Program 
2010 Streamlines Program
 
2009 Streamlines Program 
2008 Streamlines Program

CALL FOR PAPERS

To submit a proposal:

  • Paper proposals: Submit a 300-word abstract and your paper by Wednesday, October 22, 2014, using the online submission form. The complete paper should be no more than 7 pages in length. For questions regarding submissions contact Ann Pelelo, Associate Professor of English, at (563)588-6434 or at ann.pelelo@clarke.edu.  
      
  • Panel presentation proposals: Submit a 1.5-2 page detailed outline of the presentation with the name and email address of the faculty member with whom you are working on this project by Wednesday, October 22, 2014, by completing the online submission form. For questions regarding submissions contact Ann Pelelo, Associate Professor of English, at (563)588-6434 or at ann.pelelo@clarke.edu.  
      
  • Creative writing proposals: Submit a 300-word abstract and the complete work(s) by Wednesday, October 22, 2014, via the online submission form. The complete work should be no more than 7 pages in length. For questions regarding submissions contact Ann Pelelo, Associate Professor of English, at (563)588-6434 or at ann.pelelo@clarke.edu.
        
  • Note: abstracts and complete papers must be submitted by
    October 22.
      
  • Participants will be notified of selection by
    Saturday, November 1, 2014.
      
  • Please note: submissions longer than 7 pages in length will not be accepted. Limit: three submissions per person.

Suggested paper/presentation topics (in English or Spanish):

  • Literature of the Americas
  • British literature
  • Global/world literature
  • Modern languages
  • Linguistics
  • Creative writing
  • Rhetoric
  • Women’s studies
  • Literacy studies
  • Women’s literature
  • Literary theory
  • Teaching language/literature/writing

REGISTER FOR THE CONFERENCE

If you are not submitting a paper proposal, but are interested in attending the conference, click here to register by November 10. Cost for the event is $25 to cover the cost of meals. Registration will not be accepted after November 10.

LODGING FOR STREAMLINES 2014

A block of rooms has been reserved at Hampton Inn for Friday, November 14 and Saturday, November 15, 2014. Single or double occupancy for a flat rate of $91.00. Free hot breakfast available 6 -10 am. Reservations must be made by November 3. Call 563.690.2005 and ask for the Streamlines block of rooms.

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