21st Century Englishes Conference

Possibility: Prioritizing Accessibility in Teaching, Learning, and Language 

The 21st Century Englishes Conference is hosted by the Rhetoric Society of the Black Swamp, Bowling Green State University’s (BGSU) Student Chapter of the Rhetoric Society of America, and BGSU’s Rhetoric & Writing Studies Ph.D. Program. It is sponsored by BGSU’s English Department.

Date: Friday, November 19th– Saturday, November 20th, 2021 

Live Presentations: Saturday, November 20th at 10:ooam EST for Welcome and Opening Remarks 

Virtual Location: Live Zoom and the 21st Century Englishes Conference website  

Contact Information: Kari Hanlin and Krys Ingman at  

Proposal Deadline: Sunday, October 17th at 11:59pm EDT

Conference Website

Winter Wheat
The Mid-American Review Festival of Writing

The 2021 Winter Wheat Festival, November 11-13, will be hybrid, with some online features and some in person.

Winter Wheat is a free writing festival celebrating the creation of new work across all genres.

Conference Website

Prout Chapel Readings
Creative Writing Reading Series

Thank you for your interest in the Fall 2022 Reading Series sponsored by the College of Arts & Sciences, Creative Writing Program, and Mid-American Review. Unless otherwise noted, readings are at 7:30 p.m. Thursday evenings at Prout Chapel. All events are free and open to the public.

Fall 2022 Prout Chapel Reading Series

August 25 

  • Director's Welcome
  • Felicia Cameron (MFA - Fiction)

September 1

  • Gabe Pine (MFA – Poetry) 
  • Kelly Kurtzhals Geiger (MFA – Fiction)

September 8  

  • Michael Beard (MFA – Poetry) 
  • Yassay Masango (MFA – Fiction)

September 15  

  • Desiree Cooper (Premier Guest Reader) @ Wolf Center Theatre 

September 22

  • Maddie Ratcliff (MFA – Poetry) 
  • Angelica Esquivel (MFA – Fiction)

September 29  

  • Bianca Stone (Visiting Reader/Presenter – Zoom Event)

October 6  

  • No Prout - Attend the Simmons Creative Minds Series
    • Guest: Gaelynn Lea
    • 7:30pm in the Donnell Theatre @ Wolf Center

October 13

  • Undergraduate Open Mic Night

October 20  

  • Samuel Burt (MFA – Poetry) 
  • Chloe McConnell (MFA – Fiction)

October 27 

  • Leila Chatti (Visiting Reader/Presenter)

November 3 

  • No Reading Tonight

November 10-12 

  • Winter Wheat
    • Reema Rajbanshi (Featured Reader/Faculty Reader)
    • Remi Recchia & Roseanna Alice Recchia (Alum Guests)       

November 17

  • BFA Readings

Updated: 08/04/2022 10:16AM