Steven Oscherwitz: Untitled
Steven Oscherwitz - Untitled
JL Jacobs - Andante Festivo
JL Jacobs - Andante Festivo

Who We Are

Literature, SCIENCE + arts The Society for Literature, Science, and the Arts welcomes colleagues in the sciences, engineering, technology, computer science, medicine, the social sciences, the humanities, the arts, and independent scholars and artists. SLSA members share an interest in problems of science and representation, and in the cultural and social dimensions of science, technology, and medicine.


The 36th Annual Conference of SLSA in Tempe, Arizona

Annual Conference of SLSAeu 2024

  • Combined conference of the British Society for Literature and Science (BSLS) and the European Society for Literature, Science and the Arts (SLSAeu), together with the biennial conference of the Commission on Science and Literature (CoSciLit)
  • Where/when: University of Birmingham, UK, 10-12 April
  • Open Topic
  • Call for Proposals

Annual Conference of SLSAeu 2023

  • Where/when: Erlangen (Germany), 18-21 May
  • Topic: Metaphors, Models, Simulations. Epistemic Transformations in Literature, Science and the Arts.
  • Conference website
  • Organisers: ELINAS – Center for Literature and Natural Science

The 35th Annual Conference of SLSA in West Lafayette, Indiana

  • “Reading Minds: Artificial Intelligence, Neural Networks and the Reading Human”
  • Conference website
  • Dates: October 6-9, 2022
  • On the Purdue University campus
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