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CfP: Suvin Today?, A Roundtable Discussion, The Society for Utopian Studies (November 9-12, 2017 in Memphis, TN)

Suvin Today? A Roundtable Discussion The Society for Utopian Studies (November 9-12, 2017 in Memphis, TN) Proposal Deadline: July 8, 2017 Co-Organizers: Gerry Canavan and Hugh O’Connell Nearly 45 years ago in December 1972, Darko Suvin published the signal sf … Continue reading

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CfP: Essays for Collection on Supergirl Television Series

Essays for Collection on Supergirl Television Series–Under Contract deadline for submissions: June 1, 2017 full name / name of organization: Tim Rayborn and Melissa Wehler contact email: trayborn@sbcglobal.net McFarland Publishers, an independent book publisher devoted to a wide variety of … Continue reading

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CfP: Organic Systems: Environments, Bodies and Culture in Science Fiction, London Science Fiction Research Community

Organic Systems: Environments, Bodies and Culture in Science Fiction deadline for submissions: May 31, 2017 full name / name of organization: London Science Fiction Research Community (Birkbeck + Royal Holloway) contact email: londonsfsymposium@gmail.com Though often understood in ecological terms, the … Continue reading

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CfP: The Final Frontier (SAMLA 2017), November 3-5, Atlanta, Georgia

THE FINAL FRONTIER: OUTER SPACE AND POPULAR CULTURE SAMLA 2017, November 3-5, Atlanta, Georgia This CFP invites papers dealing with fictional representations of outer space, intergalactic travel, and other worlds. This panel is particularly interested in discussing why some texts … Continue reading

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CfP: Science Fiction for PAMLA Conference 2017 Honolulu, Hawaii (11/10-12/2017)

deadline for submissions: May 21, 2017 full name / name of organization: Justin Wyble, Chaminade University of Honolulu contact email: justin.wyble@chaminade.edu This panel seeks any and all papers related to science fiction, especially in relation to this year’s theme of … Continue reading

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CfP: Video Game Studies: The Visual Politics of Play for PAMLA Conference 2017 Honolulu, Hawaii (11/10-12/2017)

deadline for submissions: May 21, 2017 full name / name of organization: Daniel Ante-Contreras, University of California, Riverside contact email: dante001@ucr.edu This session is interested in both analysis of games and the gaming industry and the visibility and role of … Continue reading

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International Summer School on ScienceHumanities [British Society for Literature and Science]

In 2018 Cardiff University’s ScienceHumanities research group will host a week-long International Summer School dedicated to the examination of the relations between the humanities and the sciences. The Summer School programme features workshops from leading scholars in literature and science, … Continue reading

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CfP: Kurt Vonnegut: Ten Years Later—So It Goes, SAMLA 89, Nov. 3-5, in Atlanta, GA

Kurt Vonnegut: Ten Years Later—So It Goes deadline for submissions: May 31, 2017 full name / name of organization: Josh Privett / SAMLA contact email: jprivett1@gsu.edu It’s been ten years since American novelist Kurt Vonnegut passed away, and twenty since … Continue reading

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CfP: Spaced Out. Spatiality in Comics, Cagliari, Italy, 26-27 October 2017

Spaced Out. Spatiality in Comics deadline for submissions: May 31, 2017 full name / name of organization: Comics Studies Research Clutster. Department of Humanities, University of Cagliari (Italy) contact email: spazi.nuvole@unica.it Spaced Out. Spatiality in Comics International Conference Cagliari, Italy, … Continue reading

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CfP: The Uncanny in Language, Literature and Culture, August 2017, London, UK

International Conference 19 AUGUST 2017 – LONDON, UK ORGANISED BY INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH FOUNDATION AND LONDON CENTRE FOR INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH http://uncanny.irf-network.org/ The twentieth-century literature and culture tended to explore and to celebrate subjectivity. But this tendency did not mean the turn to the self, … Continue reading

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