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CfP: SF/F Now and Irradiating the Object: M. John Harrison

SF/F Now and Irradiating the Object: M. John Harrison conferences Warwick University (UK) 21-23 August 2014 SF/F Now (22-23 August) is a 2-day international, interdisciplinary conference exploring the current research into the fantastic (in any medium) and the ways in which … Continue reading

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CfP: Fafnir – Nordic Journal for Science Fiction and Fantasy Research

CALL FOR PAPERS 2/2014 Fafnir – Nordic Journal for Science Fiction and Fantasy Research invites authors to submit papers for the upcoming edition 2/2014. Fafnir – Nordic Journal for Science Fiction and Fantasy Research is a new, peer-reviewed academic journal … Continue reading

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Call for Film Reviewers

Science Fiction Film and Television is looking for film and TV reviewers for recent DVD/Blu-ray releases. Unfortunately, we are unable to provide copies of the films/series, but every published reviewer who works from their own copy does receive a free … Continue reading

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CfP: DARK FANTASY EDITED COLLECTION

Contributions are sought for an edited collection of essays on Dark Fantasy novels. Dark Fantasy emerged in the 1960s as a direct attack on high fantasy conventions, aims, and archetypes. Dark Fantasy narratives typically subvert, challenge, or abandon crucial fantasy … Continue reading

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Odyssey Writer’s Workshop now accepting applications!

Odyssey is an internationally known workshop for fantasy, science fiction, and horror writers.  Held for six weeks each summer at Saint Anselm College in Manchester, New Hampshire, Odyssey offers developing writers an intensive learning and writing experience combined with in-depth … Continue reading

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CFP: Digital Science Fiction – special issue of Science Fiction Studies

CFP: “Digital Science Fiction”  Science Fiction Studies special issue  (Guest Editor: Paweł Frelik)  In the last few decades, digital technologies have dramatically reconfigured not only the circumstances of media production and dissemination, but also cultural genres and conventions expressed in … Continue reading

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CfP Alambique 2014

Invitation for submissions: Issue Number 2 – Scheduled for publication in August 2014   Deadline: February 28, 2014 Please, submit through Alambique´s submission web page. Note:  To submit you must first create or log-in with your bepress account.  If you … Continue reading

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Deadline for Worldcon 2013 approaching!

The deadline for the Call for Papers for the Academic track at Loncon3 is rapidly approaching: it is 31 December! For details, see http://www.loncon3.org/call_for_papers.php The Academic Track, embedded within the World Science Fiction Convention in London, is going to be one … Continue reading

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CFP: zombies and graphic medicine collection; Feb 10, 2014

This interdisciplinary call for papers invites proposals for an edited volume on zombies in comics and graphic novels through the lens of medical discourse. Like many tropes in science fiction, the zombie crosses discursive boundaries to become a metaphor used … Continue reading

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Kevin Crawford

Long-time ICFA attendee Kevin Crawford passed away this afternoon due to complications due to liver failure. A memorial will be scheduled in Waleska, GA, in the spring. His family will share details with his friends and colleagues as soon as … Continue reading

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