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30 April:

The Science Fiction Studies symposium on "The histories of Science Fiction," with talks by De Witt Douglas Kilgore, Veronica Hollinger and Roger Luckhurst.


Conference registration information

Special needs
Lodging & parking

Registration Rates

Full conference (3 days) $125.00
Daily fee $55.00
Student (with valid student ID) $25.00

Register online,
or download the registration form (pdf file) and mail to:
Special Collections, Rivera Library
UC Riverside
PO Box 5900
Riverside, CA 92521-5900
attn: Sarah Allison
(make cheques payable to UC Regents)

For more information about registration
email eatonconference@ucr.edu, or call (951) 827-3233.


A registration confirmation will be e-mailed to all registered attendees. If you do not receive a confirmation within two weeks, please contact eatonconference@ucr.edu to confirm your registration status.

Refunds and Cancellations

Registration cancellations must be made in writing, and emailed or faxed by no later than April 14, 2009. Cancelled registrations will be refunded, minus a $20 processing fee. Refund requests received after April 14th will not be honored. No telephone cancellations will be accepted.

Special Needs

If you have a physical or communication need that may affect your participation in conference activities, please contact specialcollections@ucr.edu or fax your request to 951-827-4673. We cannot ensure the availability of appropriate accommodations without prior notification of need.

Lodging & Parking

A special conference rate will be available at the following hotels:

International Residence Center
1200 University Ave
Riverside, CA 92507
Phone: 1-951-827-1668
Fax: 1-951-827-5796
($45/night; limited number of rooms)

Courtyard By Marriott Riverside

Comfort Inn University
1590 University Ave
Riverside, CA 92507
Phone: 1-951-683-6000
Fax: 1-951-782-8052

When telephoning for reservations, be sure to identify yourself as an Eaton Conference participant. You are strongly encouraged to book hotel reservations as early as possible.

All day parking at the UCR Extension School lot can be purchased for $5.00/day.