FYI from SUS member Laurence Davis:
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.
please share this invitation with anyone you think might be interested in.
Our conference is approaching and we have some updates: We will try to
issue a collective monograph preferably in English, or
in Czech. Another option is to publish a monothematic issue of our
peer-reviewed journal Bohemica litteraria (in Czech or English
If you decide to attend our conference, I will be able to ensure an
advantageous price of accommodation in hotels in Brno (for attendees of our
Applications sought for the post of Editor
The Editorship of the JWMS has become available following the impending retirement of the current Editor Patrick O’ Sullivan.
The William Morris Society is looking for a new editor to take on the Journal with effect from the Winter 21015 edition, due out December 2015/Jan 2016.
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN INDIANA
CENTER FOR COMMUNAL STUDIES
The Center for Communal Studies at the University of Southern Indiana annually invites submissions for its prize competition for the best undergraduate and graduate student papers on historic or contemporary communal groups, intentional communities and utopias. Submissions may come from any academic discipline and should be focused on a topic clearly related to contemporary or historic communal groups or utopias.
Centre for Applied Philosophy, Politics and Ethics (CAPPE)
10th Annual, International, Interdisciplinary Conference
Wednesday 2nd – Friday 4th September 2015
University of Brighton, UK
Keynote Speaker: Owen Hatherley
Second call for Papers: