National Undergraduate Literature Conference (NULC)

March 29 - March 31, 2018

Each year, nearly 200 undergraduate writers and poets throughout North America, and sometimes beyond, come to Weber State University to present their work and learn from some of the most important writers in contemporary literature.

  Featuring Award-Winning Authors  

Daniel Mendelsohn

Daniel Mendelsohn is an internationally-bestselling author, award-winning critic and essayist, and columnist for Harper's

Brian Evenson

The author of a dozen books of fiction, most recently the story collection A Collapse of Horses (Coffee House Press 2016) and the novella The Warren ( 2016).

Robert Hass

Robert Hass is, first of all, a poet of great eloquence, clarity, and force, whose work is rooted in the landscapes of his native Northern California.



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Submission Deadlines

Registration Deadlines

November 15, 2017 - January 22, 2018

February 15 - March 26, 2018 (Regular Registration)
March 27 - March 29, 2018 (Late Registration)


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The WSU National Undergraduate Literature Conference is sponsored by generous support from:

  • John E. Lindquist
  • Kathryn Lindquist
  • Suzanne M. Lindquist
  • WSU Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities
  • WSU Office of the Provost
  • Dean W. and Carol W. Hurst Artist-in-Residence Endowment
  • Suzanne M. Lindquist & John E. Lindquist National Undergraduate Literature Conference Endowment*
  • The National Undergraduate Literature Conference Endowment*
  • *Endowments established in honor of Mikel Vause, Carl Porter and John A. and Telitha E. Lindquist