The University of Mississippi Writing Project

National Writing Project

The 2nd Annual NWP in the South Conference

March 27-28, 2020

Greenville, South Carolina

This year's theme: Writing for Change through Empathy and Engagement

Registration is now open!

We invite proposals for the following three strands:

  • Classroom Practices
  • Developing Pathways for the Site
  • Site Leadership Development

Please see the full CFP for details

Proposal Deadline: January 15, 2020


Keynote Speakers:

Nicole Mirra

Assistant Professor of Urban Education
Author of Education for Empathy

Brad Campbell

Director of the University of MIssissippi Writing Center
Oxford Campus

$75.00 registration fee includes Nicole Mirra's Educating for Empathy and lunch on Friday.

Transitioning to College Writing Symposium

An annual symposium for teachers and students of composition, from middle school through university levels.

National Writing Project

The University of Mississippi Writing Project is one of 160 sites of the National Writing Project.