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JL Jacobs - Andante Festivo

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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 37th Annual Conference of SLSA in Dallas, Texas

  • Theme: “Climate Diasporas”
  • Conference Website
  • Dates: November 7-10, 2024
  • Hosted by Southern Methodist University with support from the Bass School for Arts, Humanities, and Technology at the University of Texas-Dallas

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

The 36th Annual Conference of SLSA in Tempe, Arizona

  • Theme: “Alien”
  • Conference website
  • Dates: October 26-29, 2023
  • Hosted by the Center for Philosophical Technologies in the School of Arts, Media, and Engineering at Arizona State University

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
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