Submissions to  present academic papers by college students, graduate students, faculty, and community members for the Harry Potter Conference 2018 are no longer being accepted. (The deadline for submission was September 21).

High school students are encouraged to submit papers for the special High School section to be held on Saturday October 21. The deadline for submission is October 10. (Papers from High School students will be considered for an essay contest with the grand prize being a $10,000 scholarship to Chestnut Hill College.)

Submissions will be handled using the Easy Chair submission platform. Review the instructions in the "EasyChair Submission Guidelines" file below. **High school students are asked to submit their complete papers to be considered for the essay contest - no abstract is needed. See High School Paper Guidelines below.

Please feel free to contact Karen Wendling, co-coordinator of the conference, at with additional Easy Chair questions.