EVENT Dec 02
Abstract days left 0
Viewed 948 times

Peter Nicholls Essay Prize 2020

Organization: Foundation: The International Review of Science Fiction
Categories: Postcolonial, Digital Humanities, American, Hispanic & Latino, Comparative, British, Lingustics, Genre & Form, Gender & Sexuality, Literary Theory, Women's Studies, World Literatures, African-American, Colonial, Revolution & Early National, Transcendentalists, 1865-1914, 20th & 21st Century, Medieval, Early Modern & Renaissance, Long 18th Century, Romantics, Victorian, 20th & 21st Century, Adventure & Travel Writing, Children's Literature, Comics & Graphic Novels, Drama, Narratology, Poetry, African & African Diasporas, Asian & Asian Diasporas, Australian Literature, Canadian Literature, Caribbean & Caribbean Diasporas, Indian Subcontinent, Eastern European, Mediterranean, Middle East, Native American, Scandinavian, Pacific Literature, Science
Event Date: 2019-12-02 to 2019-12-02 Abstract Due: 2019-12-02

We are pleased to announce our next essay-writing competition. The award is open to all post-graduate research students and to all early career researchers (up to five years after the completion of your PhD) who have yet to find a full-time or tenured position. The prize is guaranteed publication in the next summer issue of Foundation (August 2020).

To be considered for the competition, please submit a 6000-word article on any topic, period, theme, author, film or other media within the field of science fiction and its academic study. All submitted articles should comply with the guidelines to contributors as set out on the SF Foundation website. Only one article per contributor is allowed to be submitted.

The deadline for submission is Monday, 2nd December 2019. All competition entries, with a short (50 word) biography, should be sent to the journal editor at P.A.March-Russell@kent.ac.uk  The entries will be judged by the editorial team and the winner will be announced in the spring 2020 issue of Foundation.



Dr Paul March-Russell