Category Archives: ICFA

Call for Submissions: 2018 Jamie Bishop Memorial Award

The International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts Announces its 12th annual Jamie Bishop Memorial Award for a critical essay on the fantastic originally written in a language other than English. The IAFA defines the fantastic to include science … Continue reading

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New Division Heads Film and Television (FTV) and Fairy Tales and Folk Narratives (FTFN)

Dear IAFA members, The Board is pleased to welcome our two new Division Heads: Valerie Savard will shadow Kyle Bishop as Division Head of Film and Television for the coming conference and start her term at the awards banquet in … Continue reading

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Call for Applications: Director of the Jamie Bishop Memorial Award

Call for Applications: Director of the Jamie Bishop Memorial Award Letters of application should address the following items: a. ability to collaborate with the IF Division Head (sharing contacts, etc) b. ability to network with scholars working on all areas … Continue reading

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Roger C. Schlobin

We are saddened to hear of the death of the IAFA’s second President, Roger C. Schlobin. Roger had not attended the conference in several years, but he was instrumental in both founding the ICFA and preserving it through its early … Continue reading

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Call for Applications: Division Heads, Film and Television (FTV) and Fairy Tales and Folk Narratives (FTFN)

The International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts is accepting applications for the position of Division Head of the Film and Television (FTV) and Fairy Tales and Folk Narratives (FTFN) Divisions. Division Heads are appointed by the President, on … Continue reading

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ICFA 38 Final Reminders

Hello Everyone! The Thirty-Eighth International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts is upon us, and the weather forecast for the week is absolutely beautiful, so it will be a welcome break for those of you coming from the north!  … Continue reading

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SCIAFA Events at ICFA 38

Ladies and Gentlemen, I would like to take a moment to remind you of a few events sponsored by the Student Caucus that will take place during the conference next week. Please keep in mind that you do not have … Continue reading

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Update regarding ICFA 38 – Fantastic Epics

Dear ICFA attendees, We regretfully announce that N.K. Jemisin will be unable to join us at the conference in two weeks due to the death of her mother​. Nonetheless, we intend to honor and celebrate her work as planned, in … Continue reading

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ICFA 38 On-Line Registration Closing March 1, 2017

ICFA 38 – Fantastic Epics 22 March – 26 March 2017 Hello Everyone! As the Thirty-Eighth International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts nears, I wanted to send out a few last minute reminders!   IMPORTANT DATES: The on-line system … Continue reading

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EXTENSION on SCIAFA Writing Workshop Applications

Ladies and Gentlemen, There is an extension on the application for the SCIAFA Writing Workshop. Applications are now due by Sun, Feb 26th. Full information about the workshop and the application can be found below. Please be aware that you … Continue reading

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