42nd Meeting of the Society for Utopian Studies
Conference Theme: Utopian Gracelands, Dystopian Blues,
and the City on the Bluff
When: Nov 9-12, 2017
Where: Doubletree By Hilton Memphis Downtown, 185 Union Avenue, Memphis, TN  

After a hiatus of 10 years, The Society for Utopian Studies is pleased to be meeting once again in Memphis, Tennessee, and invites you to submit papers and proposals on the theme, “Utopian Gracelands, Dystopian Blues, and the City on the Bluff.” As an interdisciplinary society from its founding, we encourage scholars and practitioners from any academic field to contribute, as well as architects, city planners, artists, musicians whose work relates to utopian thought and possibility, and dystopian realities and visions. Members of intentional communities also welcome to attend and/or to present.

Call for Papers and Proposals
DEADLINE: 15 July 2017 for 250-word abstracts and proposals**