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ICFA 40 Registration

Registration for ICFA 40 closes today, February 22nd. After today, you will need to register on site. Karen Hellekson, ICFA Registrar (iafareg AT gmail.com)[...]

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ICFA 40 Flash Play Festival

HEED THE CALL: 2019 ICFA Flash Plays It’s that time of year again, when the anticipation of spring…and ICFA…get our creative juices flowing. As always, we encourage you to submit plays with the following parameters: No more than TEN pages[...]

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ICFA 40 “Politics and Conflict” Conference Update

ICFA 40 “Politics and Conflict” When: March 13–17, 2019 Where: Marriott Orlando Airport Hotel, Orlando, Florida, USA Guest Scholar: Mark Bould (University of the West of England) Guest Author: G. Willow Wilson (Ms. Marvel, Alif the Unseen) Conference hotel: Both[...]

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ICFA 40 Student Caucus Updates

Student Caucus Updates: Job Materials Workshop The Job materials workshop has extended their deadline until March 8. If you would still like Kathryn Hume and Mark Decker to look over and critique your job application materials, email Wendy Wood, at[...]

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2019 IAFA Crawford Award and Shortlist Announced

2019 IAFA Crawford Award and Shortlist Announced The winner of the 2018 Crawford Award, presented annually by the International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts for a first book of fantasy, is R.F Kuang for her novel The Poppy[...]

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Call for Applications for Conference Director

CALL FOR APPLICANTS FOR CONFERENCE DIRECTOR Appointed Position, Effective March 17, 2019 IAFA seeks applicants for the position of Conference Director of the ICFA. The Conference Director is an appointed, voting member of the IAFA Board of Directors. Qualified candidates[...]

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ICFA 40 Overflow Hotel and Registration Information

ICFA 40 “Politics and Conflict” When: March 13–17, 2019 Where: Marriott Orlando Airport Hotel, Orlando, Florida, USA Guest Scholar: Mark Bould (University of the West of England) Guest Author: G. Willow Wilson (Ms. Marvel, Alif the Unseen) Cost: Regular registration[...]

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CFP: Open Topic Comics Panel at American Literature Association 2019, Boston, MA, May 23-26, 2019

Open Topic Comics Panel at American Literature Association 2019 deadline for submissions: January 28, 2019 full name / name of organization: Comics and Graphic Narratives Circle at the American Literature Association contact email: aberinger@montevallo.edu Comics & Graphic Narrative Circle American[...]

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CFP: Conference on Narrative Games, High Point University, April 12-14th

Conference on Narrative Games deadline for submissions: February 22, 2019 full name / name of organization: Stefan Hall / High Point University contact email: shall@highpoint.edu Conference on Narrative Games Keynote Speaker: Rachel Noel Williams (Narrative Designer at Obsidian Entertainment, Lead[...]

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CFP: Gothic Feminism 3: Technology, Women and Gothic-Horror On-Screen

Gothic Feminism 3: Technology, Women and Gothic-Horror On-Screen deadline for submissions: February 15, 2019 full name / name of organization: Dr Tamar Jeffers McDonald, University of Kent contact email: t.jeffers-mcdonald@kent.ac.uk Gothic Feminism presents: Technology, Women, and Gothic-Horror On-Screen  2 – 3 May 2019[...]

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