CFP and Invitation: WAC 2006

Please distribute to colleagues across the curriculum, and y'all come to South Carolina in the spring!

Eighth International Writing Across the Curriculum Conference
May 18-20, 2006
The Conference Center & Inn at Clemson University
Clemson, South Carolina

Proposal Deadline: September 26, 2005.

We are delighted to announce the Eighth International Writing Across the Curriculum Conference. We encourage proposals from all disciplines and from cross-disciplinary teams on a wide range of topics of interest to faculty, graduate students, and administrators at two- and four-year colleges. These topics include:

· WAC: Writing Across the Curriculum
· WID: Writing in the Disciplines
· CAC: Communication Across the Curriculum, which includes oral, visual, digital, and written communication
· ECAC: Electronic Communication Across the Curriculum.

We invite proposals of five session types: individual presentations; full panels; roundtable sessions; poster sessions; and pre-conference workshops. In addition, we invite submission of proposals in the following broad categories:

Theme A: Teaching: Using WAC, WID, CAC, or ECAC in Teaching Disciplinary Courses

Theme B: Research, History, Theory, and Contemporary Practice

Theme C: Program Design, Implementation, Administration, Outreach, and Assessment

Theme D: WAC, CAC, and Technology

Theme E: The Politics of WAC

Theme F: Cross Thematic and Other Related Topics

For program proposal forms and additional conference information, please see our website Please also feel free to contact the conference planners at or fax, 864.656.1846. You may also contact the conference co-directors: Art Young and Kathi Yancey, 864.656.3062, Department of English, 616 Strode Tower, Clemson University, Clemson, SC 29634-0523.

Donna Reiss
Department of English, Clemson University,
Professor Emeritus, English-Humanities, Tidewater Community College
WordsWorth2 Communications and Consulting
203 Grove Drive, Clemson, SC 29631-2310 ~^~ 864-654-2886