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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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CFP: Call for Chapters: “Being Dragonborn: Critical Essays on The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim” (edited collection)

Type: Call for Papers Date: October 31, 2018 Location: Ohio, United States Subject Fields: Cultural History / Studies, Popular Culture Studies, Women’s & Gender History / Studies, Humanities, Digital Humanities Call for Chapters: “Being Dragonborn: Critical Essays on The Elder[...]

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New JFA International Reviews Editor

Effective August 1, 2018, JFA has a new Reviews Editor for works written in a language other than English. The journal and the board wish to express their thanks to Dale Knickerbocker for his service over the years. Dale will[...]

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JFA and Mailing Addresses

Hi, IAFA members. Now that JFA 28.3 is off to the printer, we’ll soon be preparing the mailing list for JFA Volume 29 (2018). If you joined or renewed your membership in the association between the end of the 2017[...]

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CFP: Food and Drink in Science Fiction, Edited Volume

CFP, edited volume: Food and Drink in Science Fiction “But now, we must eat!” Food and Drink in Science Fiction Deadline for abstracts: November 15, 2018 Edited by Cindy Miller, Steve Rabitsch, and Michael Fuchs this volume will discuss food[...]

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