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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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ICFA Creative Presentations

Dear ICFA Community: As you may know, ICFA has a creative track (in addition to our academic divisions) where authors, artists, and editors can participate in conference programming. Most of the creative track features invited authors giving readings of their[...]

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Final Call for Submissions: 2020 Jamie Bishop Memorial Award

Final Call for Submissions: 2020 Jamie Bishop Memorial Award The International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts announces its 14th annual Jamie Bishop Memorial Award for a critical essay on the fantastic originally written in a language other than[...]

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CFP for ICFA 2020: Trans Futurisms

CFP for ICFA 2020: Trans Futurisms In the first issue of Transgender Studies Quarterly, Susan Stryker and Paisley Currah write, “Transgender does not simply critique present configurations of power/knowledge; it is engaged with all manner of unexpected becomings, oriented toward[...]

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CFP: Horror(s) of Childhood and Adolescence

Please find pasted below the call for papers for the next issue of Dzieciństwo. Literatura i Kultura [Childhood: Literature and Culture], a biannual journal published at the University of Warsaw, Poland. The theme of the issue is Horror(s) of childhood[...]

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Call for Chapters: Japanese Horror: New Critical Approaches to History, Narratives and Aesthetics (Extended Deadline)

Call for Chapters: Japanese Horror: New Critical Approaches to History, Narratives and Aesthetics (Extended Deadline) deadline for submissions: November 25, 2019 full name / name of organization: Subashish Bhattacharjee (Jawaharlal Nehru University), Ananya Saha (Jawaharlal Nehru University) and Fernando Gabriel[...]

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

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

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Assistant Professor of Fantasy/Science Fiction Literature

Assistant Professor of Fantasy/Science Fiction Literature The Department of English at Florida Atlantic University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position to begin August 2020. Candidates must have teaching and research interests in Fantasy literature and/or Science Fiction, preferably[...]

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