Huge thank yous to all of the Voyages participants and attendees for making this year's conference such a blast! Special thanks to our lovely moderators and to our guest speaker, Dr. Nguyen!

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Saturday, January 30, 2016

UPDATE on Due Date for 2016 Spring Conferece

Monday, January 4, 2016

Call for papers. Spring Conference

The CSUN Department of English Annual Conference 

ON: April 16-17, 2016
AT: 18111 Nordhoff Street, Northridge, CA 91330
Sponsored by: The Associated Graduate Students of English (AGSE) and Sigma Tau Delta Iota Chi Honors Society (STDIC)

Archi-textuality: Explorations of Text and Writing in Creative, Historical, Sociopolitical, Pedagogical, and Metaphysical Spaces

AGSE and STDIC are seeking submissions for the CSUN Department of English Annual Conference. This year’s conference will focus on the intersections of text and writing within creative, historical, sociopolitical, pedagogical, and metaphysical spaces. 

Submissions are accepted for creative writing (poetry, fiction, non-fiction, and drama), Rhetoric and Composition, and critical work. Submissions are open to undergraduate, graduate, doctoral, and post-doctoral scholars.

In particular, we seek papers that consider the following categories:
·      African American Studies
·      Asian American Studies
·      American Literature
·      Chicano/Chicana Studies
·      Children & Young Adult Literature
·      Colonial & Post-Colonial Studies
·      Comics & Graphic Novel Studies
·      Creative Writing
·      Cultural Studies
·      Gender Studies
·      Material Studies
·      Medieval Studies
·      Modernist Studies
·      Nineteenth-Century Studies
·      Renaissance & Early Modern Studies
·      Rhetoric & Composition
·      Romantic Studies
·      Twentieth-Century Studies
·      Twenty-First & Contemporary Studies
·      Victorian Studies

Opportunities are also available for submissions to the following specialized panels:
·      Critical Theory (sponsored by the CSUN Critical Theory Club)
·      Digital Humanities (sponsored by 4Humanities@CSUN)
·      Long Eighteenth-Century Studies (sponsored by The 18th-Century Sciveners)

Submission Information 

Please send your proposal submissions to agsestdicconference@gmail.com and include the following information:
  1. Abstract (100-300 words)
  2. Name
  3. Institution
  4. Department & major
  5. Undergraduate/Graduate standing
  6. Email address
Audio-visual needs (if applicable)

Presentations will be 10-15 minutes long.

Deadline for submission: Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Thursday, September 24, 2015

C.O.A.P.D Workshop

AGSE Presents:  C.O.A.P.D.   (Career Opportunities and Professional Development Workshops)

AGSE, alongside Drs. Danielle Spratt and JC Lee, are pleased to announce the first Career Opportunities And Professional Development workshop next Thursday, October 1st! 

  For more information and to RSVP visit: http://evite.me/pvaeB9RfAx

Thursday, August 27, 2015

It's that time again. Our first meeting will be held next week.
The AGSE League can't wait to see all those fresh faces on:
Tuesday, September 1, in JR 319 from 1:00-1:45
We Hope everyone one can make it!

Thursday, March 5, 2015

"How to Present at a Conference" Workshop Recap

We'd like to send a humongous thank you to Dr. Pandey for a very fruitful conversation about academic conferences and presentations at our annual "How to Present at a Conference" workshop yesterday! We had a great turn out and wonderful chat about what to expect at conferences and how to prepare for your presentation. Thanks to all who attended and contributed to the discussion!

For those who couldn't make the event, click here for Dr. Pandey's workshop handout!