February 2, 2022

Deep Wild Journal Graduate Student Essay Contest

Students currently engaged in graduate studies are invited to submit a creative non-fiction essay of up to 3,000 words that is backcountry infused and inspired. Up to three essays will be chosen for publication in the June 2022 volume of Deep Wild Journal, and the authors will receive cash awards and five copies of the journal. There is no fee to submit. Deadline March 1. See Contest Guidelines at

ASLE Sponsored Panel at RMMLA 2022

Proposals are now being accepted for the ASLE sponsored panel at the Rocky Mountain Modern Languages Association (RMMLA) annual convention. This year’s conference will take place October 13-15, 2022, in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Proposals on any topic related to ecocriticism and the environmental arts and humanities are welcome. Proposals of 250–300 words should be sent to Jenna Gersie at [email protected] by March 31, 2022.