Once and Future Fantasies Conference 2022

About the Conference

Once and Future Fantasies is the first conference co-sponsored by the International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts to take place outside North America. The conference will be hosted by the Centre for Fantasy and the Fantastic at the University of Glasgow. 

The conference will be held in person at the University of Glasgow.

Registration is now OPEN, please book your tickets here.
Early Bird Full Registration available until April 17th.

The first draft of the programme can be found here. Subject to substantial change.

Conference Chair:
Dr Dimitra FimiSenior Lecturer in Fantasy and Children’s Literature, Co-Director, Centre for Fantasy and the Fantastic

Conference Committee:
Dr Robert Maslen, Senior Lecturer in English Literature, Co-Director, Centre for Fantasy and the Fantastic
Dr Matthew Sangster,Senior Lecturer in Romantic Studies, Fantasy and Cultural History
Dr Rhys Williams, Lecturer in Fantasy Literature
Dr Anna McFarlane, British Academy Postdoctoral Fellow (English Literature)
Marie MeechanHead of Professional Services, School of Critical Studies 
Katie Quinn, Student Recruitment and Academic Events Administrator

Conference Administrative Assistant:
Marita Arvaniti, PhD student, School of Critical Studies

Keynotes: Nalo Hopkinson and Professor Dame Marina Warner. More information about our amazing keynote speakers here.  

You can find our Call for Papers here.  

Call for Workshops here.  

For any questions, contact us at oncefuturecon@glasgow.ac.uk

We are on twitter @OnceFantasies

Pricing*:  
 GBP  Euros USD 
Late Full Registration225 264.44 312.14 
Early Bird Full Registration200 235.06 277.46 
Concession (Unwaged, Student, Precarious, etc) 98 115.18 135.96 

* Registration prices include lunches and tea/coffee catering during the entire conference, as well as a wine reception. 

Conference logo adapted by Fruzsina Pittner from cover design, University of Glasgow Students’ Handbook 1924-5, cf. University of Glasgow Library Archives and Special Collections DC 157/18/34.