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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SUS Conference Submission--Deadline extended



This is a quick note to let you know that the deadline for submitting a paper or panel to the Society for Utopian Studies has been postponed to August 15.  To apply please check out the SUS conference CFP and click apply at the bottom of the page:




I look forward to seeing you in St. Pete!





Call for Final Panelist: Tropical Utopian Islands in Global Currents SUS St Petersburg, FL

CfP “Tropical Utopian Islands in Global Currents”

Society for Utopian Studies (SUS) Annual Conference, October 27-30 2016, St. Petersburg, FL

Dear colleagues,

Looking for a final panelist, providing a 15 minute paper (to leave room for discussions) to form a panel on utopian tropical islands at the 41st meeting of the Society for Utopian Studies in St. Petersburg, Florida.