[EXTENDED DEADLINE/JULY 15] The Society for Utopian Studies Conference, Charleston, S.C. (Nov 14-17)

full name / name of organization: 
The Society for Utopian Studies
contact email: 

"Freedom and Utopia"
: 38th Annual Meeting
, Francis Marion Hotel, Charleston, South Carolina
November 14-17, 2013

We welcome papers from a diversity of disciplines that explore utopian and dystopian thought and practice: including art, architecture, geography, history, literature, music, film and new media, political science, rhetoric, sociology, theory and philosophy, and urban and rural planning.

We invite you to submit abstracts for any of the following:
• a paper (between 15-20 minutes): a 150-250 word abstract summarizing the paper

• a pre-constituted panel that consists of a title, designated Chair, and an abstract for each of three, related papers (150 words minimum abstract/paper)
• an informal roundtable panel on a topic (e.g., 3 presenters, or a presenter and 2 or 3 respondents): 250 word abstract defining the roundtable panel

• a presentation or performance of creative work on any topic related to utopia: a 150 words abstract summarizing the presentation.

Please submit paper/panel/roundtable submissions via the SUS conference web page by July 15, 2013: 

For additional information, please contact:
Dr. Dina Smith, Drake University