News, Events, and Calls

Traci Gardner
- Traci Gardner, News Editor

We publish news from the WAC and writing communities. Visit to catch up on upcoming conferences, see calls for proposals, notices of newly published books and other scholarly projects, stories of WAC programs and practitioners in the news. If you have WAC news you want to share, please send a note to WACClearinghouseNews@gmail.com.

EAC Deadline Extended
September 17, 2018
EAC Deadline Extended

Due to server problems when Hong Kong was hit by a super typhoon (Category 4 hurricane equivalent) in the last two days, the deadline for abstract submission to the 2nd English Across the Curriculum (EAC) Conference is postponed until this Wednesday 19 September 2018, 12.00 midnight Hong Kong time.

CFP for the Pedagogy & Popular Culture  Area of SWPACA
September 14, 2018
CFP for the Pedagogy & Popular Culture area of SWPACA
OJELA, Winter/Spring 2019: Leading Literate Lives Call for Manuscripts
September 3, 2018
OJELA, Winter/Spring 2019: Leading Literate Lives Call for Manuscripts

The Ohio Journal of English Language Arts has issued a call for manuscripts for the Winter/Spring 2019 issue, focused on the theme, Leading Literate Lives. The issue will “examine the role of literacy in all subject areas and the intersection of content area literacy and ELA.” OJELA is a publication of OCTELA, the Ohio Council of Teachers of English Language Arts.

Submissions are due by October 15, 2018.