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2011 Nebula Awards Nominees Announced

Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America is proud to announce the nominees for the 2011 Nebula Awards (presented 2012), the nominees for the Ray Bradbury Award for Outstanding Dramatic Presentation, and the nominees for the Andre Norton Award for … Continue reading

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Reminder: Call for Applications: R.D. Mullen Fellowship

Science Fiction Studies announces the fourth annual R.D. Mullen Fellowship supporting research in the J. Lloyd Eaton Collection of Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror, and Utopian Literature at the University of California, Riverside. Awards of up to $1500 are available to … Continue reading

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Call for Papers (deadline 29 February 2012): Maggie Gee Conference, University of St Andrews, 30-31 August 2012

MAGGIE GEE CONFERENCE University of St Andrews and University of Lincoln (Venue: University of St Andrews, 30-31 August, 2012) Contact email: gee@gylphi.co.uk This two-day international conference aims to bring together scholars for the first academic conference dedicated to Maggie Gee’s writing. … Continue reading

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Dell Magazines Award for Undergraduate Excellence in Science Fiction and Fantasy Writing

Here’s the list that includes the winner, the runners-up and the honorable mentions for the 2012 Dell Magazines Award for Undergraduate Excellent in Science Fiction and Fantasy Writing. An all-time high in both total number of submissions and in quality, … Continue reading

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The State of Black Science Fiction 2012

Georgia Tech’s School of Literature, Communication and Culture and the Science Fiction Collection at Tech cordially invite you to attend: The State of Black Science Fiction 2012 Thursday, February 16, 2012 6:30pm-8:30 pm 144 Clough Commons SBSF 2012 will feature … Continue reading

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CFP: Black Studies and Comics (MLA 2013)

The MLA Discussion Group on Comics & Graphic Narratives are pleased to announce the following CFP for a panel we hope to present at the upcoming MLA conference, to be held Jan. 2013: Black Studies and Comics Call for Papers … Continue reading

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Conference exploring fantasy in folk traditions

A conference exploring fantasy in folk traditions and folklore in fantasy literature, art and media. Friday 13 to Sunday 15 April 2012 at The University of Chichester £75 all 3 days. Day rates available. Conference dinner £25 extra For Information, … Continue reading

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Call for Papers – The Visual of the Fantastic – GERMAN

Das Visuelle der Fantastik In der vom gattungstheoretischen Diskurs mit all seinen zahlreichen ideellen Verzweigungen und begrifflichen Verästelungen auf der kognitiven Ebene dominierten Fantastikforschung lässt sich bereits auf den ersten Blick ein gravierendes Defizit an visuell-ästhetisch basiertem Approach an das … Continue reading

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Presenting at the conference?

If you are presenting at ICFA this year, remember to get your registration in if you haven’t already. Registration for speakers (paper presenters, panel participants, et al) is due on February 1.

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2012 Crawford Award Winner Announced

Genevieve Valentine has been named winner of the 2012 William L. Crawford Fantasy Award for her novel Mechanique, published by Prime Books in 2011. The award, which includes a cash prize, is presented annually at the International Conference for the … Continue reading

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