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CfP: Psychology of the Fairy Tale/Fairyland Fiction, MLA Panel

Psychology of the Fairy Tale/Fairyland Fiction deadline for submissions: February 28, 2017 full name / name of organization: MLA contact email: padmini.sukumaran@gmail.com Papers examining the fairy tale/fairyland fiction through a psychoanalytic lens are invited. Please submit 250 word abstracts to … Continue reading

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CfP: HP Lovecraft

The international peer-reviewed journal Abusões, based at the State University of Rio de Janeiro, has issued the following cfp: http://www.e-publicacoes.uerj.br/index.php/abusoes/ Howard Philips Lovecraft is one of the most influential writers in horror, science fiction, fantasy, or as the author himself … Continue reading

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CfP: Speculative Vegetation: Plants in Science Fiction

Speculative Vegetation: Plants in Science Fiction deadline for submissions: April 30, 2017 full name / name of organization: Katherine E. Bishop, Jerry Määttä, & David Higgins contact email: kbishop@sky.miyazaki-mic.ac.jp Plants have played key roles in some of the most notable … Continue reading

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CfP: 42nd Meeting of the Society for Utopian Studies, Memphis, TN

Call for Papers and Proposals 42nd Meeting of the Society for Utopian Studies CPF Deadline: July 15, 2017 Conference Theme: Utopian Gracelands, Dystopian Blues, and the City on the Bluff When: Nov 9-12, 2017 Where: Doubletree By Hilton Memphis Downtown, … Continue reading

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CfP: Irish Journal of Gothic and Horror Studies Issue #16

Irish Journal of Gothic and Horror Studies Issue #16 deadline for submissions: March 1, 2017 full name / name of organization: Irish Journal of Gothic and Horror Studies contact email: irishjournalgothichorror@gmail.com The Irish Journal of Gothic and Horror Studies (ISSN … Continue reading

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CfP: The Gibson Critics Don’t See: Omissions, Lacunae, and Absences

The Gibson Critics Don’t See: Omissions, Lacunae, and Absences There are few science fiction writers whose critical coverage can rival that of William Gibson, the pope of cyberpunk, whose Neuromancer (1984) stormed postmodern syllabi and majorly contributed to opening the … Continue reading

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CfP: “Imagining Alternatives,” Special Issue of Resilience: A Journal of the Environmental Humanities

“Imagining Alternatives” – CFP for a Special Issue of Resilience: A Journal of the Environmental Humanities deadline for submissions: June 1, 2017 full name / name of organization: Resilience: A Journal of the Environmental Humanities contact email: megancondis@gmail.com CFP for … Continue reading

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CfP: Extended Deadline, GFF 2017: Realities and World Building, University of Vienna

GFF 2017: Realities and World Building University of Vienna, September 20th-23rd 2017 The creation and experience of “new” worlds is a central appeal of the fantastic. From Middle Earth to variations of the Final Frontier, the fantastic provides a seemingly … Continue reading

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CfP: Institutions, Markets, Speculations: Creative Economies of Science Fiction, MLA 2018

Please take a look at this CFP for the 2018 MLA convention and consider circulating it among colleagues. A shareable link to the CFP can be found here: https://seanguynes.com/2017/01/12/cfp-mla-2018/. MLA 2018 CFP 4-7 January 2018 New York City, NY Institutions, … Continue reading

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CfP: Horror by the Book: Monstrous Manuscripts, Sacred Scrolls, and Illuminated Evil on Screen

Final Call for Contributors (2/1/17 Abstracts; 8/1/17 Essays) Horror by the Book: Monstrous Manuscripts, Sacred Scrolls, and Illuminated Evil on Screen Nothing, seemingly, could be more innocuous—less threatening—than a book, but those steeped in the world of horror films know … Continue reading

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