CALL FOR PAPERS
19th ANNUAL PACIFIC UNIVERSITY
UNDERGRADUATE PHILOSOPHY CONFERENCE
April 17-18, 2015
Forest Grove, Oregon
Keynote talk by Daniel Dennett <http://ase.tufts.edu/cogstud/dennett/> (Tufts University)
The 19th annual Pacific University Undergraduate Philosophy Conference will be held April 17-18, 2015 on the campus of Pacific University, in Forest Grove, Oregon.
The purpose of this conference is to provide a forum for the presentation of philosophical work of undergraduates to their peers
Papers are required to be of philosophical content, but there are no specific restrictions on subject matter within the arena of philosophical discussion itself.
Papers should be approximately 3000 words (10-12 pages).
Electronic submissions, including paper and abstract (Word documents), should be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Submission deadline is February 1, 2015.
Final decisions will be made by February 28, 2015.
Volunteers for session chairs are also welcome.
Selected papers from the conference will be published in Volume 6 (2015) of the journal Res Cogitans <http://commons.pacificu.edu/rescogitans/> .
This is strictly an undergraduate conference, with only undergraduates allowed on the conference program.
The single exception is the keynote speaker.
Past keynotes speakers have included: Paul Churchland, Hilary Putnam, John Searle, Keith Lehrer, Catherine Elgin, John Perry, Hubert Dreyfus, Jerry Fodor, Alvin Plantinga, Cora Diamond, James Sterba, Peter Kivy, and Walter Sinnott-Armstrong.
This year’s keynote talk will be by Daniel Dennett.
The conference banquet will be on Friday, April 17 and all paper sessions, including the keynote talk, will be on Saturday, April 18.
Travel and lodging information can be found by going to the conference web site at:
Registration costs: $40, payable at the conference.
Three meals will be provided: Friday night banquet, Saturday breakfast and lunch.
For further information, contact Professor Boersema via email (email@example.com) or by phone (503 352 2150) or at the address below:
Department of Philosophy
2043 College Way
Forest Grove, OR 97116
CFP: Rutgers Undergraduate Philosophy Journal Call for Papers
Arete, the undergraduate journal of Rutgers University’s Department of Philosophy, is now accepting paper submissions for publication in its Spring 2015 issue. On the order of 3 papers will be published, digitally and in print (limited run).
Traditionally, only work from juniors and seniors is encouraged, as analytic rigor is a prerequisite for publication. That being said, any paper of exquisite quality from any field of philosophy is welcome for submission.
Submissions should not exceed 8,000 words, with a cover page, abstract, and citations. For the purpose of blind review, do not include information in the text of your paper that identifies either you as author or the institution you attend. Papers should be submitted via email attachment (from an email address we can use to correspond with you), in Word document or PDF format, to firstname.lastname@example.org <mailto:email@example.com> by October 20, 2013.
Authors of papers accepted for publication will be notified in December.