110th Annual Conference

Friday, October 19, 2012 to Sunday, October 21, 2012

Seattle University
Seattle, Washington

Sponsored by Seattle University
Co-sponsored by the College of Arts & Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle & College of Arts & Sciences, Washington State University 

Seattle skyline

General Information

PAMLA 2012 will take place in two locations.  Sessions on Friday, October 19, will be held at the conference hotel, the Renaissance Hotel Seattle, with the exception of the Creative Artist Spotlight with Sandra Cisneros, which will be held at Seattle University.  Sessions on Saturday, October 20, and Sunday, October 21, will be held at Seattle University.

Conference participants may check in and pick up their nametag and conference program on Friday, October 19, at the Renaissance Hotel Seattle, in the Compass Foyer (3rd floor).  On Saturday and Sunday, October 20-21, participants may check in at Seattle University's Pigott Building, in the Pigott Atrium.

About Seattle University

Seattle University, founded in 1891, is a Jesuit Catholic university located on 50 acres in Seattle's Capitol Hill neighborhood. More than 7,900 students are enrolled in undergraduate and graduate programs within eight schools and colleges.

U.S. News and World Report's "Best Colleges 2011" ranks Seattle University among the top ten universities in the West that offer a full range of masters and undergraduate programs.

Learn more at Seattle University's website.


  • Renaissance Seattle Hotel
  • Crowne Plaza Hotel Seattle
  • Silver Cloud Hotel Seattle Broadway
  • Sorrento Hotel

Additional information about the 2012 conference has been archived.  You may download a copy of the program below.

Conference Program: