Attend our Annual Conference
The biggest ALSCW event of the year is our Annual Conference. We were pleased to see many of our members at the Eighteenth Annual Conference held in March 2012 at Claremont McKenna College. Please join us this April at the University of Georgia for our Nineteenth Annual Conference. Visit the 2013 Conference page for information concerning this year's conference, or go to our Past Conferences page to view programs from our first eighteen conferences.
Another way we fulfill our mission is by encouraging local meetings. Organize or attend a meeting of the ALSCW (or "a little literary festival," as founding member and past president Rosanna Warren calls them) in your area. Recent local meetings have been held in Boston, New York City, Baton Rouge, and Colchester, Vermont. Topics included "The Art of the Sonnet," "An Afternoon with the Faun," "Milton's Similes," "Words and Music, Music and Words," "Literature and Landscape," and "Some Poetic Uses of the Word and."