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SFFTV Special Issue CFP: “When the Astronaut is a Woman” and Open Call for Submissions

CFP: “When the Astronaut is a Woman: Beyond the Frontier in Film and Television” special issue of Science Fiction Film and Television Guest Editors: Lorrie Palmer and Lisa Purse https://gerrycanavan.wordpress.com/2017/07/13/sfftv-special-is…-for-submissions/ With the release of Hidden Figures (Melfi, 2016), public perception … Continue reading

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CfP: The George Slusser Conference on Science Fiction and Fantasy, University of California, Irvine, on April 26–29, 2018

CALL FOR PAPERS The George Slusser Conference on Science Fiction and Fantasy, to be held at the University of California, Irvine, on April 26–29, 2018 Coordinators: Jonathan Alexander (University of California, Irvine) Gregory Benford (University of California, Irvine) Howard V. … Continue reading

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CfP: Eaton Journal of Archival Research in Science Fiction

Eaton Journal of Archival Research in Science Fiction The Eaton Journal of Archival Research in Science Fiction is a peer-reviewed, open-access, online journal hosted by the University of California at Riverside, affiliated with the UCR Library’s Eaton Collection of Science … Continue reading

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CfP: Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein at 200 (Science Fiction Studies, Special Issue)

Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein at 200 (Science Fiction Studies, Special Issue) deadline for submissions: August 1, 2017 full name / name of organization: Nicole Lobdell and Michael Griffin contact email: nicolelobdell@depauw.edu Science Fiction Studies is currently soliciting proposals for a July … Continue reading

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CfP: Apocalyptic Television

APOCALYPTIC TELEVISION deadline for submissions: August 1, 2017 full name / name of organization: Michael G. Cornelius and Sherry Ginn contact email: DoctorGinn@gmail.com CALL FOR PAPERS: APOCALYPTIC TELEVISION Science fiction has always indicated that it is a matter of when—not … Continue reading

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CfP: The American Weird: Ecologies and Geographies, April 12-14, 2018, University of Göttingen

THE AMERICAN WEIRD: ECOLOGIES & GEOGRAPHIES (Call for Papers) “The one test of the really weird is simply this—whether or not there be excited in the reader a profound sense of dread, and of contact with unknown spheres and powers.” … Continue reading

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CfP: Imagining the History of the Future: Unsettling Scientific Stories 27-29th March, 2018 | University of York, UK

Imagining the History of the Future: Unsettling Scientific Stories 27-29th March, 2018 | University of York, UK The future just isn’t what it used to be… not least because people keep changing it. Recent years have seen a significant growth … Continue reading

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CfP: In Frankenstein’s Wake

To mark the 200th anniversary, in 2018, of Mary Shelley’s novel, we invite articles for a special issue, examining the impact of Shelley’s creation on the development of sf. Following Brian Aldiss’ critical intervention in Billion Year Spree (1973), this … Continue reading

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CfP: Special Issue of the European Journal of American Culture: American Horror Story

Call for Papers: Special Issue of the European Journal of American Culture: American Horror Story Guest Editors: Harriet Earle, Sheffield Hallam University, UK Jessica Clark, University of Suffolk, UK This call for papers seeks submissions that engage with the television … Continue reading

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CfP: Technofeminism: (Re)Generations and Intersectional Futures

Technofeminism: (Re)Generations and Intersectional Futures Special issues of Computers and Composition and Computers and Composition Online Deadline for proposals is July 1 Some of the most pivotal technofeminist work appeared in print in the mid-to-late-1990s, addressing gender/ed politics, design, and … Continue reading

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