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2011 Hugo and Campbell Award nominees announced

http://www.locusmag.com/News/2011/04/2011-hugo-and-campbell-awards-nominees/ Nominees for the Hugo Awards and for the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer have been announced by Renovation, the 69th World Science Fiction Convention, to be held in Reno, Nevada, August 17-21, 2011. The Hugo Awards[...]

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Seminar on Appalachian folk and fairy tales at WVU

An exciting opportunity will be taking place at West Virginia University this coming June. Folklorist and literary scholar Carl Lindahl will be leading the WVU English Department’s annual Summer Seminar in Literary and Cultural Studies from June 9-12, 2011 on[...]

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5 minutes of your time to help IAFA

Hey folks! The ICFA-32 Survey is live! Send us your feedback, both the good and the bad! We want to hear it all! 5-10 minutes of your time will help us continue to improve the conference![...]

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Diana Wynne Jones 1934-2011

We are deeply saddened to lose respected author and friend Diana Wynne Jones to cancer.[...]

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ICFA parking and wifi

Here is the information on parking at the Orlando Airport Marriott, for those of you who will be joining us for the first time (and as a reminder for some): There is generally a charge for parking at the hotel, hence there[...]

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Interested in volunteering at ICFA 32?

We’re still looking for volunteers to assist in making this year’s conference a success. Please complete the volunteer survey and we’ll be in touch:  http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/P6TXSWH[...]

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Final program published!

The final ICFA 2011 program, or now with abstracts, has been finalized and published and this year with abstracts included! Remember to watch the errata on-site for any last minute changes! Note! The bookmarks in this pdf are not accessible[...]

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Head of Children’s and Young Adult Literature and Art Division

After four years of much-appreciated service as CYA Division Head, Amie Rotruck is stepping aside to allow someone else the opportunity. The IAFA board, on behalf of the entire IAFA community, thanks Amie for the hard work that she has[...]

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ICFA 2011 Draft Program Published

The IAFA board has published a draft program for ICFA 2011 on the conference information page http://fantastic-arts.org/annual-conference/.[...]

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2011 Crawford Award Announced

Karen Lord has been named the winner of this year’s William L. Crawford Award for her first novel Redemption in Indigo (Small Beer Press). The award, presented annually at the International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts, is designated[...]

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