H-Utopia, like the 25-year-old Society for Utopian Studies, is devoted to discussion of utopianism in all its forms, from literary expression to policy analysis to architectural criticism to activism. Our focus is on the forms, contents, and influence of utopian/dystopian thinking.

Recent Content

CFP: Society for Utopian Studies (5-8 Nov 15; Pittsburgh)

Call for Papers and Proposals
40th Annual Meeting of the Society for Utopian Studies
“Global Flows:
Diaspora, Diversity, and Divergence in Utopia”
WHEN: 5-8 November 2015
WHERE: Omni William Penn Hotel in downtown Pittsburgh, PA
CONFIRMED SPEAKER: Professor Rosemary Jolly, Weiss Chair of the Humanities
The Pennsylvania State University at University Park

CFP: Niss(i)ology and Utopia (Mytilini, GR, 23-27 May 2016)


ISISA Islands of the World XIV Conference 2016

Niss(i)ology and Utopia: back to the roots of Island Studies

23 - 27 May 2016
Mytilini, Lesvos Island, Greece
Call for Papers
The "International Small Islands Studies Association", ISISA announces the
14th International Conference "Niss(i)ology and Utopia: back to the roots
of Island Studies" organized by the University of the Aegean on Lesvos
Island, Greece on 23 - 27 May 2016.

CFP: Utopian Imaginaries (Madrid, 30 Sept-2 Oct 15)

Call for Papers
International Conference
Utopian Imaginaries: Past, Present and Future
(Madrid, 30 September, 1 and 2 October 2015)
Organizers: Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Imagest project
Collaborators: International Nineteenth-Century Hispanists Network,
Department of Modern History, Facultad de Filosofía y Letras (UAM)