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Perspectives on World Languages and Cultures

Elon University, Elon, North Carolina
Saturday, September 22, 2018

Poster topics addressing any time period are welcome, and interdisciplinary works with a strong focus on language and the cultures they represent are of interest. We invite you to consider visual representations and include media in addition to text. Analyses of multiple types of texts are encouraged: literary, cinematic, journalistic, etc.


Poster presenters may present in their target language or English.

Poster Submission Procedure

Students currently enrolled in an undergraduate program in any of the languages taught at Elon* are eligible to submit a poster abstract. All abstracts must include the words “Poster Session” at the top, as well as the title, name of the author, institutional affiliation, language/culture, and email contact information.  For consideration, please submit an abstract of no more than 300 words in English or the target language by May 31st June 27 to:

* The Department of World Languages and Cultures at Elon offers courses in Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Ancient Greek, Hebrew, Italian, Latin, and Spanish.

Registration Fee

The registration is free to Elon students and fac/staff. For all non-Elon students and guests, the $30.00 fee covers coffee, pastry, and lunch during the conference. The registration payment is required when registering online. All participants are responsible for their travel and accommodation arrangements.

Conference Coordinator

Patti Burns, Lecturer in French