"Visions of the Future: Global Science Fiction Cinema" is a 3-day conference featuring academic panels, key note speakers, screenings, and a World Canvass radio program. On Thursday, April 12 we will be featuring two panels at the Iowa City Public Library, Room A. Following Opening Remarks at 10:00 AM, from 10:45-12:45, "Biopolitics and Bioethics," and from 2:00-4:00 pm, "Cyborgs, Affect, and Gender/Sexuality." Light refreshments will be served. For more details on panels and for information about the rest of the conference, please visit the conference program's webpage.