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.

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Exciting Conference about Living Well York UK

I am running this conference and I am sending brief information in case anyone may be interested. 

The CFP closes 31 Dec 2014

Paul James

Call for Papers
Living Well
Date: April 9-11 2015
Location: York United Kingdom

Personal well- being is an achievement, it is made. 

Well-being requires living well. Yet what is it to live well? 

Proposals are welcomed that seek to understand, explore and demonstrate what living well may be and could be.

See the web site for further details and to lodge a proposal.

CFP: Fem SF Conference (X-Post from SFRA-L)

Dear All, Please be aware of this CFP for a feminist science fiction conference:
Best, Marleen Barr
Pippi to Ripley3/ITHACON40:
Women & Gender in Science Fiction, Fantasy, Children’s Literature and Comics.
Ithaca College; May 1-2, 2015
Keynote Speaker: Bruce Coville (children’s fantasy author)
Special Guest: Laura Lee Gulledge (YA graphic novelist)
Guiding Spirit: Marleen Barr, Founding Mother of Feminist Science Fiction Criticism