CCTE and TCEA received many high quality papers for the 2013 awards.
The winners of the CCTE awards will be published in CCTE Studies, edited by Dr. Moumin Quazi of Tarleton State University.
Winner of the Frances Hernandez Award:
In the Rhetoric, Composition, Technical Writing, Language Studies section:
Leanne Moore of Abilene Christian University was the winner for the Randy Popkin Memorial Award
Gregory Jeffers of Abilene Christian University won the William B. Tanner Graduate Student Paper Award
Jana Anderson and Susan Blassingame of Lubbock Christian University won the Rhetoric, Technical Writing, Linguistics, ETC Pedagogy Award.
In the Literature, Film, Popular Culture section:
Alison Maxfield of Abilene Christian University won the award for the best Shakespeare paper.
Karen Dodwell won the British Literature award for her paper “The Self-made Family in Charlotte Bronte’s The Professor.”
Jana Wesson-Martin won the Literature/Film/Pop Culture award for her paper “‘The Face of the Devil We Are Possessed By’: Depictions in Literature and Film.”
In the Creative Writing section:
Co-awards for fiction/creative non-fiction:
Nan Cuba, “When Horses Fly” and Cheryl Clements, “See the Glimmer.”
Award for Poetry: Albert Haley, of Abilene Christian University, “I Loved a Capitalist: Poetry Meets the Business World.”
Karen Dodwell won the TCEA award for her paper: “Pre-Columbian Circles and Spirals in Places Left Unfinished at the Time of Creation by John Phillip Santos”
The 2014 CCTE/TCEA Conference will be held in Lubbock, TX at Lubbock Christian University.
February 27-March 1, 2014
The frontage roads are only one way heading to the hotel, due to construction!
Coming on I-20 from the west (heading east), you will need to exit at TX-351E/E Ambler. Turn left under the highway. Turn right on East Lake Road, FM 2833, just past the Allsup’s. Follow that till it dead ends into East Overland, which is the frontage road for I-20 heading west. The hotel will be on your right.
Coming on I-20 from the east (heading west), you can follow the directions on the hotel’s website. Basically take the Tx-351/Ambler exit. The frontage road is East Overland. The hotel will be on your right.
This February we will be meeting for the eightieth time for CCTE! Eighty conferences! That is pretty exciting to me.
We are the oldest organization of our kind in the state of Texas.
The 2013 Program is being finished, but the schedule is complete.
Presenters MUST BE REGISTERED in order to present at the conference. Everyone who has registered and paid by February 1st will be included in the final program.
If the information about you is incorrect in the program, please send an email to webmanager at suanna.org.
We look forward to seeing everyone in February!
CCTE 2013 Program Schedule, updated Jan. 14, 2013
The registration is now posted in the links above. You can register online or by postal mail.
Now that finals are finished and grades are in, we can all enjoy the break.