Author Archives: Public Information Officer

SUNDAY EXCURSION: Disney’s Hollywood Studios

This year’s Sunday Excursion is to Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Transportation and entry ticket to Disney’s Hollywood Studios (formerly MGM). The bus will leave the hotel at 9:30 am and return at approximately 5:30 pm. A limited number of tickets is … Continue reading

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CFP: To Unearth the Bruises Underground: The Fanatical Oeuvre of Steve Aylett (Essay Collection)

EDITORS D. Harlan Wilson Bill Ectric CONTACT EMAIL billectric@aol.com A fanatical satirist and provocateur, British author Steve Aylett writes in multiple genres, usually simultaneously, combining elements of science fiction and fantasy with comedy and a high literary aesthetic. As a … Continue reading

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SFF Masterclass in SF Criticism

Call for Applications for: Science Fiction Foundation SF Criticism Masterclass 2013 2nd thru 4th July 2013. The Science Fiction Foundation (SFF) will be holding the seventh annual Masterclass in SF Criticism in 2013. Location: The University of Liverpool Class leaders: Nick Lowe (author of the long-running Mutant … Continue reading

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10-Minute Play Festival Winners

We’re delighted to announce the winners of this years first-ever 10-Minute Play Festival. Mississippi Twilight by Michael Reimann Brides of Cthulhu by Michael Furlong The Sum of Your Experience by Trace Crawford Special thanks to our judges Timothy Anderson, Jeanne … Continue reading

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Vote for your board by this Friday!

Reminder: vote for new board members this week! Please click on the link to go to the election ballot; https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dER4T3RvX2ZVVncwblFXSVZaVm9fR1E6MQ#gid=0 Closing date: 25 January 2013. Candidates: President: Sydney Duncan First Vice President: Dale Knickerbocker and Karen Hellekson 2nd Vice President: Karen … Continue reading

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Initial program draft now available!

We’re only two months away and now the draft version of the program is now available both with and without abstracts! And don’t forget to vote by January 25th for the new board members!

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IAFA Election Ballot is here!!

Please click on the link to go to the election ballot; https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dER4T3RvX2ZVVncwblFXSVZaVm9fR1E6MQ#gid=0 Closing date: 25 January 2013. Candidates: President: Sydney Duncan First Vice President: Dale Knickerbocker and Karen Hellekson 2nd Vice President: Karen Burnham Public Information Officer: Concetta Bommarito; Gerry Canavan; Stacie … Continue reading

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Call for Papers – 4th German Conference of the Association for Research in the Fantastic (Gesellschaft für Fantastikforschung)

I wanted to wish you all a merry x-mas and a happy new year 2013. And in order to have a full and fantastic 2013, you should note down the 4th GFF conference taking place in Giessen, Germany in September. … Continue reading

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CFP: Popular Culture Association of Canada (PCAC)

In response to a number of requests, and taking into consideration this busy time of year, the Popular Culture Association of Canada will be accepting proposals for our third annual conference into the New Year. The revised and final deadline … Continue reading

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CFP 2013 World Science Fiction Convention

LoneStarCon 3 – Call for Papers 71st World Science Fiction Convention August 29 ‐ September 2, 2013 San Antonio, Texas http://lonestarcon3.org/ Guests of Honor: Ellen Datlow James Gunn Willie Siros Norman Spinrad Darrell K. Sweet Leslie Fish Joe R. Lansdale … Continue reading

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