CfP: Midsouth Philosophy Conference

Posted: 17 de October de 2011 by Fernando Furtado in Event, Job

CALL FOR PAPERS

M I D S O U T H   P H I L O S O P H Y   C O N F E R E N C E

RHODES COLLEGE

February 24-25, 2012

The thirty-sixth annual Midsouth Philosophy Conference is scheduled for
Friday afternoon and Saturday, February 24-25, at RHODES COLLEGE in Memphis.
Papers in any area are welcome.  There will be a $40 registration fee, $30
for graduate students, payable by cash or check at the conference (but not
by credit or debit card).

JONATHAN WEINBERG (University of Arizona) will deliver the keynote address.

Papers in any area are welcome.  Papers must not exceed a length of 3000
words.  On the first page of your paper, NOT as a separate file, include the
following nine items:

(1) a word count – 3000 words maximum!
(2) the author’s name
(3) academic status (professor, unaffiliated, graduate student)
(4) institutional affiliation (if any)
(5) mailing address
(6) email address
(7) telephone number
(8) the paper’s title
(9) an abstract – 100 words maximum!

Submissions which do not include all nine items on the first page will not
be considered.  No more than one submission by the same author will be
considered.

Due to the size of the conference, we will not be able to accommodate
special scheduling requests. You should submit a paper only if you can
attend the entire conference.

Email a copy of your paper, as an attachment, in Rich Text Format (RTF) or
Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) to midsouth@lclark.edu
Please title your paper as follows: YourLastName_YourFirstName.rtf – for
examples:
Hegel_Georg.doc
Locke_John.rtf
Russell_Bertrand.pdf

Papers must be received by JANUARY 10.

Papers will be reviewed by a committee.  Notification of acceptance will be
made via email in early February.  Submissions whose authors cannot be
contacted through email will be rejected

Due to the size of the conference, we will not be able to accommodate
special scheduling requests.  You should submit a paper only if you can
attend the entire conference.

Each paper will have a commentator.  Those interested in commenting should
send a note to midsouth@lclark.edu by January 15 of availability and areas
of interest.  Persons whose papers are accepted will be expected to serve as
commentators if asked.

Thomas Nenon has reserved rooms for Thursday (2/23) through Saturday (2/25)
nights at the Comfort Inn on 100 North Front Street.  Call 901-526-0583 and
identify yourself as a participant in the MidSouth Philosophy Conference by
February 15 in order to ensure availability and to receive the conference
rate.  The airport shuttle goes to the Comfort Inn for about $15, taxis for
about $30.

http://legacy.lclark.edu/~midsouth/MPC.html

PLEASE FORWARD THIS TO ANYONE WHO WOULD BE INTERESTED.

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Midsouth Philosophy Conference

Rhodes College

February 24-25, 2012

http://legacy.lclark.edu/~midsouth/MPC.html

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