Events

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 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 21stcon@gmail.com  

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 2021 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 2021 Prout Chapel Reading Series

August 26th

  • Director's Welcome

September 2nd

  • MFA Poetry: Kevin Doughtery
  • MFA Fiction: Joe Elia

September 9th

  • MFA Poetry: Samantha Fain
  • MFA Fiction: Mackenna Finley

September 16th

  • Faculty: Abby Cloud

September 23rd

  • Undergrad Open Mic Night

September 30th

  • MFA Poetry: Hannah Yerington
  • MFA Fiction: Leslie Benigni

October 7th

  • MFA Poetry: Tim Neil
  • MFA Fiction: Molly Weiland

October 14th

  • Fall Break

October 21st

  • Diane Seuss

October 28th

  • MFA Poetry: Megan Borocki
  • MFA Fiction: Téa Franco 

November 4th

  • Graphic Nocel Presentation: Guest Speaker, Meegan Lim

November 11th (Veterans Day)

  • Winter Wheat: The Mid-American Review Fesitival of Writing
    • Faculty and Alum Reading (Friday)
    • Guest Reading (Saturday)
    • Open Mic (Saturday)

November 18th

  • Career and MFA Panel (Remote Event)

November 26th

  • Thanksgiving Break

December 2nd

  • BFA Reading

December 9th

  • BFA Reading