Download and post the convention poster


Andy Warhol Museum

Convention hotel is the light colored box-like building in the photo above of
"The Point"


Fountain at Point State Park

"What a wonderful experience to be a part of. I'm so thankful for the love of English. My life and soul are joyous for being a part of this event!" Read complete story.

Victoria L. Weaver
Alpha Epsilon Beta Chapter, King's College, Wilkes-Barre, PA
2010 Convention


Black Ice by Lorene Cary

2011 Common Reader Black Ice

Convention Updates

2011 Convention Award Winners

Program Guide

This program guide and reflects changes made after printing the Convention Program Handbook.

Program Guide Schedule of all Sessions - (3/20/11)

Description of Panel Sessions Only - (3/20/11)

Presenter Indexes

Presenters, Chairs, and Moderators, please view the PDF below for your scheduled presentation date, time, room, and session number.

Index of Paper Session Presenters (03/20/11)

Index of Panel Session Presenters (03/20/11)

Index of Session Moderators and Session Chairs - (03/20/11)

Notes for Presenters, Chairs, and Moderators

Read and Download: Tips for Presenters, Chairs, and Moderators

Many answers to questions about convention presentation can be found at Frequently Asked Questions about Convention Presentations.

Time Limitations
Presenters, please practice your presentation to ensure that you stay within the 8-15 minute time frame. Due to the record number of submissions, the presentation time within concurrent sessions will be tight.

Presentation Copies
Don’t forget that presenters need to bring copies of their own papers to read in Pittsburgh.

Students, please enter the email address and password you used to make your online submission.

Questions? Email


Attendees who have not registered in advance must register on-site at the registration desk. The on-site registration fee is $75 for all participants.There is a $20 additional fee for the Gala. See convention registration for details. Registration desk hours are:

Wednesday March 23 3:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Thursday March 24 7:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday March 25 7:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Saturday March 26 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Convention Event Schedule

Tentative Convention Schedule Overview - 03/02/11 (PDF)

New Events
Plan to arrive on Wednesday, March 23, to take full advantage of the convention.

Applaud scholarship and award winners and celebrate chapter and Sponsor anniversaries at the Friday morning Recognition Ceremony.

Participate in the "Blog the Convention" Contest.

If you have additional questions about convention events, contact Convention Chair, Sarah Dangelantonio at