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2023 Undergraduate Writing Symposium

You have reached the central hub for information about and access to the 2023 Undergraduate Writing Symposium’s two events.

For more information about the Undergraduate Writing Symposium, please visit our About the Symposium page.

Full program schedules and access to each showcase’s asynchronous gallery of undergraduate writing will be available as we approach each event.

Undergraduate Writing Symposium

When: Friday, March 31 | Where: Commons Center

The Undergraduate Writing Symposium will feature first-year authors as well as authors of advanced undergraduate research projects presenting and discussing their work.

To learn more about the submission process for the Undergraduate Writing Symposium, please visit our UWS submissions and self-nomination page.

Undergraduate Creative Writing Symposium

When: Thursday, April 13 | Where: Alumni Hall

The Undergraduate Creative Writing Symposium will feature the poetry, fiction, and nonfiction of undergraduate authors across the university. The event will be held in partnership with the Vanderbilt Undergraduate Creative Expression Showcase (VUCES).

To learn more about the submission process for the Undergraduate Writing Symposium, please visit our UCWS submissions and self-nomination page.