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Extrapolation, Interdisciplinarity, and Learning: The Second Annual City Tech Symposium on Science Fiction

updated: 
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 2:28pm
Jason Ellis at New York City College of Technology, CUNY
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Extrapolation, Interdisciplinarity, and Learning: The Second Annual City Tech Symposium on Science Fiction

 

Date:                Wednesday, December 6, 2017

 

Location:         New York City College of Technology, 300 Jay St., Namm N119,

                        Brooklyn, NY

 

            Knowledge is indivisible. When people grow wise in one direction, they are sure to make it easier for themselves to grow wise in other directions as well. On the other hand, when they split up knowledge, concentrate on their own field, and scorn and ignore other fields, they grow less wise—even in their own field.

Economics and SF

updated: 
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 2:27pm
Vector
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, March 31, 2018

How does SF represent and reflect on economic life?

How do finance, value, exchange, production, and the everyday economic reality of people’s lives appear in SF? How might SF contribute to the ongoing evolution of economics? And what might creators of science fiction, as custodians of radical visions of social organisation, learn from economics at this critical moment?

CFP: FANS Science & Technology Studies Area

updated: 
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 2:24pm
Fandom and Neomedia Studies Association
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, April 15, 2018

Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Association Science and Technology Studies Area

Call for Papers

The Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Association is pleased to announce a Call for Papers for its new Science and Technology Studies Area. This area will examine the interaction between the fields of science and technology and fandom and neomedia, broadly construed, so topics may include but are not limited to:

Opaque Media: A Workshop

updated: 
Friday, September 8, 2017 - 11:54am
UC Irvine Humanities
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 1, 2017

Opaque Media: A Workshop 

University of California, Irvine

April 6-7, 2018

Keynote Address

Michelle Murphy, University of Toronto

 

Literature and Science: The State of the Unions

updated: 
Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 10:46am
Configurations Journal
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, December 16, 2017

 

Call for Papers 

JLS/CONFIGURATIONS “DOUBLE ISSUE” --Part 2!

THE STATE OF THE UNIONS 

What are the relations between literature, science and the arts within our field today? This special double issue marks a unique collaboration between the Journal of Literature and Science and Configurations. The first instalment – JLS 10:1 – was published this year and can be read online. We now invite short papers for the second issue, to be published in Configurations in 2018. 

Revisiting 1818 in 2018

updated: 
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 1:31pm
Northeast Modern Languages Association
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, September 30, 2017

Call for Papers

 

Panel: "Revisiting 1818 in 2018"

 

 

Northeast Modern Languages Association

12-15 April 2018

Pittsburgh, PA  

Richard Johnston, United States Air Force Academy

 

Utopia and Dystopia in the Age of Trump: Images in Literature and Visual Arts

updated: 
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 1:04pm
Barbara Brodman and James Doan
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, February 1, 2018

EXTENDED - CALL FOR PAPERS - EXTENDED

 

Utopia and Dystopia in the Age of Trump:

Images from Literature and Visual Arts

 

                                                                                                      Barbara Brodman & James E. Doan, Editors                                                               

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