Creative Fiction Writing

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Call for papers: 

We welcome stories in almost any style, although the maximum reading time is 18  minutes.  We also welcome full panels of readers.  We do not accept undergraduate  submissions.  Please send an abstract and attach the full piece to be presented.   Work can only be accepted at PCA’s official submission site.
Please send all inquires to:
Lisa Muir 
Wilkes Community College 
PO Box 120 
Wilkesboro, NC   28697 
336 838 6197 



2022 Conference Dates and Deadlines

01Aug-21 2022 Conference Information Available on website
01-Sept-21 Submissions Open 
01-Oct-21 Early Bird Registration Begins
15-Nov-21 Deadline for Paper Proposals and Grant Applications
16-Dec-21 Early Bird Registration Ends; Regular Registration Begins
01-Jan-22 Regular Registration Ends
02-Jan-22 Preliminary Schedule Available
01-Feb-22 Registration for Presenters End; Those not registered by the Date Will be Dropped From the Program
01-Apr-22 Online Non-presenter Registration Ends
April 13-16, 2022

PCA Conference in Seattle, WA


All presenters must be current, paid members of the PCA and registered for the conference. Non-presenters who attend the full conference must also pay membership fees.

To attend the National Conference, members must pay the membership fee and the registration fee.   

The last day for all refunds is February 15, 2022. No refund requests will be honored after this date. Membership fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.


Please check back soon for 2022 conference updates.





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Lisa Muir