ESAC Undergraduate Literary Conference Call for Submissions

The English Student Advisory Committee will host its annual undergraduate literary conference on the evening of Monday, April 4, 2016 in LNCO 2110. 

There will be three categories for submissions: poetry, fiction/creative nonfiction, and critical essay. Students may submit pieces for each category, but may only make one submission per category. All submissions should follow the guidelines below.

1)  POETRY: Submissions should not exceed 10 pages in length (12-point font, 1 inch margins).

2)  FICTION/CREATIVE NON-FICTION: Submissions should not exceed 12 pages in length (12-point font, 1 inch margins, double-spaced).

3) CRITICAL ESSAY: Submissions should be essays on literature or theory and should not exceed 15 pages (12-point font, 1 inch margins, double-spaced).  The paper should have appropriate works cited and parenthetical citations following MLA or University of Chicago guidelines.

4) All pieces must be submitted by e-mail to as .docx attachments by Friday, March 4, 2016 at 11:59 p.m. Submission documents must include a valid uNID at the bottom of each page and must NOT contain names or any any other identifying markers. Winners will be announced by Monday, March 22 via email.