Oregon Poetry Association Call for Proposals

Oregon Poetry Association: Call for Proposals http://oregonpoets.org/category/conferences/ for the Fall 2018 OPA Conference September 29-30, 2018 Valley River Inn, Eugene, OR. Submissions accepted between May 1 and June 1, 2018. Please submit a 1- to 2-page proposal that includes the following: Title of presentation; Presenter name(s). Short bio(s) of 50 words or less. List any A/V needs and what equipment you would supply. Explain what you would do in your session related to one of the categories below. Please include enough details or examples to explain your session proposal. Proposal Session Categories: – Workshop related to writing poetry, exercises, viewpoint, publication ideas, entering contests, different styles of poetry, etc. – Panel: include different viewpoints on a topic, theme, form – Presentation: slide show, multi-media, history, etc. – Other: Please describe in detail All workshops, panels, etc. are scheduled for one hour. There will be 15-minute breaks between each scheduled session. Submit via email attachment (PDF format preferred), doc formats also accepted, or if unable, just copy and paste into the email body. Send to Shirley Marc, Conference Coordinator, at “oregonpoets.conference@gmail.com” with subject line “OPA 2018 Conference Proposal.” Presenters will be notified of acceptance by June 16, 2018, via email. Presenters receive lunch on Saturday and free conference registration. Any who need overnight accommodations will be able, as all conference attendees, to reserve a room at the special rate of $119 per night (plus taxes) at the Valley River Inn in Eugene Oregon. Parking is free.