CFP: Texas Tech Graduate Student Conference (History of Philosophy)

Posted: 13 de February de 2012 by Fernando Furtado in Call for Papers, Event

Texas Tech University’s Philosophy Graduate Student Association (PGSA)
is now accepting papers for their 6th Annual Graduate Student
Conference to be held April 28, 2012 in Lubbock, Texas.

The Keynote Speaker will be Professor Remy Debes (University of

This year’s conference topic is the History of Philosophy.  Any papers
of a historical nature will be considered for acceptance, including an
in depth study of a particular figure, historical analysis of a
particular topic or problem, or examination of trends in the history
of philosophy broadly construed.  Papers on topics relating to Modern
(17th/18th Century) Philosophy are especially encouraged.

Papers should be prepared for blind review and submitted via e-mail to with a separately attached document including (1)
name of submitter, (2) contact information, (3) paper title, (4)
institutional affiliation, and (5) a 150 word abstract.

Papers should be no more than 3500 words and should be prepared for a
30 minute presentation, to be followed by a formal comment and
question/answer period.

Deadline for submission is February 28th, 2012.

If you have any questions, contact Mike Mckearn at


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