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YALSA opens proposals for 2014 symposium — due Nov. 1, 2013

Teen librarians take note — YALSA is now accepting applications for the 2014 Young Adult Literature Symposium. Info from the ALA news release:

The Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA), a division of the American Library Association (ALA), is seeking program proposals and paper presentations for its 2014 Young Adult Literature Symposium, Keeping it Real: Finding the True Teen Experience in YA Literature, to be held Oct. 31 – Nov. 2, 2014 in Austin, Texas.

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YALSA invites interested parties to propose 90-minute programs centering on the theme, as well as paper presentations offering new, unpublished research relating to the theme. Applications for all proposals can be found at http://ala.org/yalitsymposium  (click “Propose a Paper/Program”). Proposals for programs and paper presentations must be completed online by Nov. 1, 2013. Applicants will be notified of their proposals’ status the week of Jan. 12, 2014.

More info at http://www.ala.org/news/press-releases/2013/10/yalsa-opens-proposals-2014-symposium-keeping-it-real-finding-true-teen.

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