Annual Tongue and Ink Conference to be Held

February 9, 2011

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – The annual Tongue and Ink Undergraduate Writing Conference will be held on Friday, Feb. 25 and Saturday, Feb. 26 in the Center for Natural Science Learning and Research (201 E. Beecher St., Bloomington) with Friday’s events beginning at 4 p.m. and Saturday’s at 9:30 a.m.

Cosponsored by Illinois Wesleyan’s creative arts journal, Tributaries, and Illinois State University’s creative arts journal, Euphemism, the event will feature keynote readings and master classes given by the father of the slam poetry movement, Marc Smith, as well as poet Seth Abramson and author Laura van der Berg.

For additional information on Tongue and Ink or for the schedule of events, visit or email the editors of Tributaries at

Contact: Katie Webb ’13, (309) 556-3181