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Have you ordered your t-shirt?

We’re so excited that China Miéville has agreed to provide a design for the ICFA 33 shirt and wanted to remind you to pre-order yours! Shirt orders must be in by next Tuesday, February 1. Standard style shirts are available … Continue reading

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CFP: 19th Annual (Dis)junctions Conference at UC-Riverside

Narratives Mediated: (dis)junctions 2012 19th annual graduate student conference University of California, Riverside April 13-14th, 2012 Keynote Speaker: Dr. Leo Braudy, University of Southern California Abstracts due: February 17th, 2012 Email: disjunctions2012@gmail.com For this year’s (dis)junctions conference, we are seeking … Continue reading

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SF/F Translation Awards fund-raiser

The Science Fiction and Fantasy Translation Awards are holding a fund-raising drive to raise money for prizes for the winners of the 2011 awards. The awards, which are for new translations of SF/F into English, are given in two categories: … Continue reading

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Congratulations Sandor

Congratulations to Sandor whose first book has been published by McFarland, which analyzes the fiction of Neil Gaiman, P. K. Dick, and Stanislaw Lem (and Agatha Christie, for those who are interested in the somewhat fantastic stories of hers.) . … Continue reading

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Science Fiction Foundation SF Criticism Masterclass 2012

Science Fiction Foundation SF Criticism Masterclass 2012 Class Leaders: Edward James M. John Harrison Kari Sperring The Science Fiction Foundation (SFF) will be holding the sixth annual Masterclass in sf criticism in 2012. Dates: June 22nd, 23rd, 24th 2012. Location: Middlesex University, … Continue reading

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JFA Special Issue on the Canadian Fantastic – Extended Deadline for Proposals

Although we’ve received a number of proposals for a special issue of JFA on the Canadian Fantastic, we were hoping to reach readers of the journal who might not also be on this listserv. However, due to unavoidable publication delays, … Continue reading

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CFP: Coloquio Internacional — Lima, Peru

For all who speak Spanish and Portuguese, here is the CFP for an annual sf/f colloquium in Lima, Peru. COLOQUIO INTERNACIONAL FINES DEL MUNDO: NARRATIVAS FANTÁSTICAS EN HISPANOAMÉRICA Coloquiofanperú 2012 (en conmemoración de los 140 años del nacimiento de Clemente … Continue reading

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SFWA Names Connie Willis Recipient of the 2011 Damon Knight Memorial Grand Master Award

We’re delighted to see the following announcement on the SFWA site: SFWA is proud to announce author Connie Willis as the 2011 recipient of the Damon Knight Memorial Grand Master Award for her contributions to the literature of Science Fiction … Continue reading

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Have you booked your hotel room yet?

Don’t forget to book your hotel room if you haven’t already! Hotel is filling up and our rates are only good through February 12! * Rooms are US$129 (subject to 11.5% tax) — flat rate for single, double, or triple … Continue reading

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Early Registration ends today!

Today is the due date for the early bird registration! Registration is $110 but only if you register today! It goes up $25 tomorrow and $55 on February 1. You can print your form and send it You can pay … Continue reading

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