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Craft Critique Culture Conference 2020: Justice Framed, The University of Iowa in Iowa City, Iowa

Craft Critique Culture Conference 2020: Justice Framed Call for Papers The University of Iowa English Department invites proposals for its 2020 Annual Conference, Craft Critique Culture, to be held on the campus of The University of Iowa in Iowa City,[...]

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Reminder: ICFA Survey

The IAFA is cosponsoring a conference in 2021 with the University of Glasgow’s Centre for Fantasy and the Fantastic. We have a one-question survey to assess interest in a conference in Glasgow, Scotland, in late June 2021. If you have[...]

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CFP: Children’s Literature and Climate Change, Special Issue of The Lion and the Unicorn

CALL FOR PAPERS Children’s Literature and Climate Change Special Issue of The Lion and the Unicorn Guest Editors: Marek Oziewicz, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Lara Saguisag, College of Staten Island-City University of New York We seek essays on how[...]

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CFP: Special Issue of Journal of the Fantastic in the Arts: Expanding the Archive

We invite manuscript submissions about the speculative fiction archive for a special issue of JFA, anticipated in Fall 2020. You may have seen our previous call for papers for the ICFA panel that will take place on this same subject.[...]

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IAFA Update and New Survey

ICFA 41 “Climate Change and Anthropocene” will be held March 18–21, 2020, at the Orlando Airport Marriott Lakeside, Orlando, Florida. Guest scholar is Stacy Alaimo (UT-Arlington), and guest author is Jeff VanderMeer. Thank you to the 33 people who have[...]

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Call for Division Head Applications: VPAA

The International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts is accepting applications for the position of Division Head of the Visual and Performing Arts and Audiences (VPAA) Division. (Please see division description below.) Division Heads are appointed by the President,[...]

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CFP: Dreaming with all Senses. Sensory Perception in Aesthetic Dream Representations, from the 10th to the 12th of February 2020 at Saarland University

Call for Papers International Conference for Early Career Researchers held by the DFG-funded Research Training Group “European Dream Cultures” from the 10th to the 12th of February 2020 at Saarland University Dreaming with all Senses. Sensory Perception in Aesthetic Dream[...]

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CFP: Imagining Alternatives – Speculative Fiction and the Political, 11th Annual Conference of the Gesellschaft fuer Fantastikforschung (GFF)

Imagining Alternatives – Speculative Fiction and the Political 11th Annual Conference of the Gesellschaft fuer Fantastikforschung (GFF) in cooperation with the German Popular Culture Studies Association (GPCA) September 10-12, 2020, University of Augsburg, Germany Author Ian McEwan’s recent claims that[...]

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Reminder: Call for Nominations: IAFA Second Vice-President and Public Information Officer

Reminder: Call for Nominations: IAFA Second Vice-President and Public Information Officer Nominations are open until 30 October. The International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts announces a call for nominations for the elected Executive Board positions of Second Vice-President[...]

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CFP for Panel ICFA 2020 on Expanding the Archive (plus a special issue of JFA)

CFP for Panel ICFA 2020 on Expanding the Archive (plus a special issue of JFA) In 2019, the fanfiction site Archive of Our Own (AO3) won a Hugo award. This repository of nearly 5 million original works, representing over 30[...]

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