About New Voices


New Voices is an annual conference that is run by the graduate students in the Georgia State University English Department. Each conference centers around an interdisciplinary theme which changes from year-to-year.

New Voices is affiliated with the Georgia State University’s Graduate English Association.

Faculty Adviser

Current Committee Members (2017-2018)

  • Anna Barattin, 1st Chair
  • Brittny M. Byrom, 2nd Chair
  • David E. St. John, Secretary
  • Josh Privett, Treasurer and GEA Liaison
  • TBA, Hospitality Chair
  • Greg Emilio, Creative Writing Chair, Poetry
  • Ally Wright, Creative Writing Chair, Fiction
  • Jennifer Carter, Communication Chair

Previous Chairs

  • Mostafa Jalal (2015-2017)
  • Kateland Wolfe (2015-2016)
  • Deborah S. D’Cruze (2014-2015)
  • Valerie Robin (2012-2014)
  • Shane McGowan (2012-2014)
  • Mary Grace Elliott (2011-2012)

Photos from New Voices Conference 2016:

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