MLA: Modern Language Association
CFP: Call for Papers
AWP: The Association of Writers and Writing Programs
The 4 Cs: Conference on College Composition and Communication
Literature Conferences Worldwide
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PhD Preparation Resources
Is grad school right for you?
The Impossible Decision
Princeton Review Master's vs. PhD Programs
Graduate School in the Humanities: Part One
Graduate School in the Humanities: Part Two
Applying to grad school
Princeton Review Grad School Application Timeline
Getting What You Came For: A Smart Student’s Guide to Earning a Master’s or a Ph.D (New York: Noonday, 1997)discusses the graduate school experience from “Is It Worth Going?” to “Should You Work First?” to “Choosing a School” to “Application and Admission.”
The Chicago Guide to Your Academic Career: A Portable Mentor for Scholars from Graduate School through Tenure (Chicago: University of Chicago press, 2001) comprises of three professors’ insights and advice on a career in academia with each professor taking turns to answer each question.
Advice for Graduate Students
From the MLA: Advice for Graduate Students from Application to Career
Questions To Ask When Thinking About Pursuing a Ph.D.
Publishing Advice for Graduate Students
Being a Member of the LMU Community
LMU Community Standards
Pictured above: Olive Gilbert’s Narrative of Sojourner Truth, First Edition, 1875; Sarah H. Bradford’s Scenes in the Life of Harriet Tubman, First Edition, 1869. Department of Archives and Special Collections, William H. Hannon Library, LMU.