International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts
This academic conference is one of the primary activities of the the International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts (IAFA), which describes itself as "a scholarly organization devoted to the study of the fantastic (broadly defined) as it appears in literature, film, and the other arts." IAFA also produces the peer-reviewed Journal of the Fantastic in the Arts.
The 2019 theme is "Politics and Conflict." G. Willow Wilson is the guest of honor.