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CFP: Walking in Other Worlds: Fantastical Journeys of Children’s Agency

Call for Papers Walking in Other Worlds: Fantastical Journeys of Children’s Agency Editors: Ingrid E. Castro and Jessica Clark We are seeking completed submissions for an edited volume that interrogates representations of child and youth agency in fantasy. Our collection[...]

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Job Announcement: Indigenous Futures

York University is conducting a search for an Indigenous scholar who works on Indigenous futurisms for their anthropology department. Position Rank: Full Time Tenure Stream – Assistant/Associate Professor Discipline/Field: Indigenous Futures Home Faculty: Liberal Arts & Professional Studies Home Department/Area/Division:[...]

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JFA Update

Look for JFA 28.3 (2017) to arrive in the mail very soon! The final issue of Volume 28 is a special issue on representations of the body in YA fiction, guest edited by Mathieu Donner. To read his introduction and[...]

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Assistant Professor, Folklore and Narrative

Assistant Professor, Folklore and Narrative The George Mason University Department of English invites applications for a nine-month, tenure track Assistant Professor Position in Folklore and Narrative. We encourage applicants with expertise in the verbal folklore of African American, Asian American,[...]

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CFP: Mythopoeic Children’s Literature, Special Issue of Mythlore

Call for Papers: Mythopoeic Children’s Literature, Special Issue of Mythlore Fall 2019 Guest Edited by Donna R. White ** Draft Deadline: March 30, 2019 ** Final paper deadline: June 30, 2019 ** Mythlore, a journal dedicated to the genres of[...]

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Job Announcement: The Future of the Human Being

The Department of Public & Applied Humanities at the University of Arizona is seeking a tenure-track Assistant Professor. The top candidate will be able to contribute expertise, leadership, and imagination to the department’s efforts to theorize and prefigure responses to[...]

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Fantasy/Animation Research Network, Call for Contributors

Following the recent publication of Fantasy/Animation: Connections Between Media, Mediums and Genres (Routledge, 2018), we are pleased to announce the arrival of the Fantasy/Animation Research Network that pursues further the relationship between fantasy cinema and the medium of animation. We[...]

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Important Information for ICFA 40

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) Will you be[...]

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CFP: “Politics and Conflict,” the 40th International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts

Please join us for ICFA 40, March 13-17, 2019, when our theme will be “Politics and Conflict.” We welcome papers on the work of: Guest Scholar Mark Bould (Reader, University of the West of England; winner of the SFRA Pilgrim[...]

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CFP: WITCHCRAFT HYSTERIA: Performing Witchcraft in Contemporary Art and Pop Culture

Type: Call for Papers Date: October 1, 2018 Location: California, United States Subject Fields: Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Popular Culture Studies, Theatre & Performance History / Studies, Women’s & Gender History / Studies WITCHCRAFT[...]

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