Call for academic papers for presentation at Swancon


We invite you to send in your submissions for the academic program at the convention. The theme of the convention is 'Transformation', and papers and presentations that address this theme are particularly welcomed. Papers and presentations on topics of interest to Swancon attendees such as the creative process, speculative fiction, the near future, transhumanism, and transformative
art are also invited.

Swancon 2018, the Australian National Science Fiction Convention, will be held over Easter (March 29th to April 2nd) at the Pan Pacific Hotel, Adelaide Tce, Perth.

Please supply an abstract of between 100 and 200 words for each presentation by 16th March, 2018. Presentation time slots are 25 minutes or 55 minutes, including Q and A. Please include expected presentation duration with your abstract.
Abstracts and queries can be emailed to

Jack Bridges
Co-convenor Swancon 2018