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CFP: Disruptive Imaginations, Joint Annual Conference of SFRA and GfF, TU Dresden, Germany, August 15-19, 2023

Disruptive Imaginations  Joint Annual Conference of SFRA and GfF TU Dresden, Germany, August 15-19, 2023   This conference will merge the annual meetings of the Science Fiction Research Association (SFRA) and the German Association for Research in the Fantastic (GfF).[...]

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Call for Nominations: IAFA 1st Vice President and Public Information Officer

First Vice President The IAFA requests nominations for individuals interested in becoming our First Vice President. Nominees must be members in good standing. Before nominating someone, please make sure they are a member and willing to stand for election. Self-nominations[...]

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Announcing the New Director of Creative Programming

Dear IAFA Members: I’m very pleased to share that Dr. Samantha Baugus will now be serving the IAFA as our new volunteer Director of Creative Programming. The Director of Creative Programming (a new role) assists the Second Vice President with[...]

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CFP: The 44th International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts, Afrofuturism

The 44th International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts Afrofuturism Guest of Honor: Oghenechovwe Donald Ekpeki Guest Scholar: Isiah Lavender III March 15-18, 2023 Orlando Marriott Lakeside Hotel   The theme of the 2023 ICFA will be “Afrofuturism.” If[...]

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3rd Call for October Volunteers!

As our October VICFA is drawing near, we are still looking for volunteers willing to help as tech support during the upcoming virtual conference. We have received 13 generous offers of help, but given the number of concurrent streams and[...]

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2nd Call for VICFA Volunteers!

Following our previous post, we have received several generous offers of help, but we need more hands on deck! IAFA is inviting members willing to volunteer as tech support during the upcoming virtual conference (also known as VICFA). The conference[...]

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Call for Papers: Queering Camelot: LGBTQQA+ Readings, Representations, and Retellings of Arthuriana, Extension

Call for Papers – Extension Queering Camelot: LGBTQQA+ Readings, Representations, and Retellings of Arthuriana Fantastika Special Issue Guest Editors: Rebecca Jones and Sebastian F.K. Svegaard This is an open call for papers for a special issue of Fantastika continuing on[...]

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Call for Volunteers for VICFA 2022

The IAFA is inviting members willing to volunteer as tech support during the upcoming virtual conference (also known as VICFA). The conference is scheduled for the weekend of October 7-9 (9 a.m. – 9 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time). At least[...]

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IAFA Program Book Editor — Call for Applications

The IAFA is soliciting applications for the position of the Program Book Editor to edit the fall Virtual ICFA (VICFA) program and the ICFA conference program book. This appointment will be for one-year, with the possibility to renew indefinitely. Experience[...]

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ICFA 44 Guest of Honor and Guest Scholar

We are very excited to announce our ICFA 44 Guest of Honor, Oghenechovwe Donald Ekpeki, and our ICFA 44 Guest Scholar, Dr. Isiah Lavender III!   ICFA 44 Guest of Honor – Oghenechovwe Donald Ekpeki    Oghenechovwe Donald Ekpeki is[...]

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