deadline for submissions: 
February 15, 2024
full name / name of organization: 
Academic Conference of Canadian Science Fiction and Fantasy
contact email: 

The 2024 Academic Conference on Canadian Science Fiction and Fantasy will be held Saturday and Sunday, June 8-9, 2024, in Toronto, Ontario, at York University.


This year's keynote speakers are Dr. Larissa Lai and Dr. Nicholas Ruddick.


We invite proposals for papers in any area of Canadian science fiction and fantasy, including:


    -studies of individual works and authors;
    -comparative studies;
    -studies that place works in their literary and/or
     cultural contexts.

Papers may be about Canadian works in any medium: literature, film, graphic novels and comic books, and so on.  For studies of the audio-visual media, preference will be given to discussions of works produced in Canada or involving substantial Canadian creative contributions.

Graduate students are welcome.

Papers should be no more than 20 minutes long, and geared toward a general as well as an academic audience.  Please submit proposals (max. 2 pages) to:


Dr. Allan Weiss

Deadline: February 15, 2024