SFRA 2014/Wiscon 38 Joint Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Science Fiction Research ASsociation
contact email: 
levyM@uwstout.edu

CFP for the joint SFRA 2014/Wiscon 38 Conference, May 22-25, 2014 in Madison, WI. We are calling for academic paper proposals in relation to the conference theme and other areas of science fiction and related genres. Conference theme: “Feminism, Fans, and the Future: Traveling the Shifting Worlds of Writers, Readers, Gender, and Race in Science Fiction." Submit a 300 word proposal plus a 100 word abstract (for the conference program) for a 15-minute paper by February 22, 2014 via the link on the WisCon website (http://www.wiscon.info/sfra.php). SFRA Special Guest Scholar: Sherryl Vint; SFRA Special Guests: Eleanor Arnason and Nisi Shawl; WisCon Guests of Honor: Hiromi Goto and N.K. Jimison. Conference Co- Chairs: Michael Levy, Rebecca J. Holden, Victor Raymond. Venue: Inn on the Park, Madison, WI. Send questions to LevyM@uwstout.edu

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