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 


2021 Conference Dates and Deadlines

13-Aug-20 Submission Page Goes Live
28-Feb-28 Deadline for Proposals
15-Mar-21  Preliminary Schedule Available
31-Mar-21 Presenter Registration Ends at 11:59 pm: Non-registrants Dropped from Program
01-Apr-21 Non-presenter Registration Continues Through the Conference

June 2-5, 2021 

Virtual Conference


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.  

Refund requests must be submitted in writing. Full or partial refunds will be processed according to the following schedule:
Requested by Feb 1: 100% refund
Requested by Feb 7: 75% refund
Requested by Feb 14: 50% refund
Requested by Feb. 21: 25% refund
After Feb. 28: 0% refund

Membership fees are non-refundable.












Area chairs

Lisa Muir