Call for Papers: The Wilfrid Sellars Society Eastern APA 2013

Posted: 8 de April de 2013 by Fernando Furtado in Call for Papers, Event, News
Call for Papers: The Wilfrid Sellars Society Eastern APA 2013

WSS Session at the Eastern APA, December 27-30, 2013, in Baltimore, MD at the Marriott Waterfront Hotel.

We will accept either individual papers or panel proposals relating to Wilfrid Sellars.  Possible topics include (but are not limited to!) any area of Sellars’ philosophy, Sellars in relation to contemporary philosophical problems, the relation between Sellars and contemporary Sellars-influenced philosophers (e.g. Brandom, McDowell, Churchland, Millikan, Dennett), or Sellars in his historical context.
Submissions should consist of either an abstract or a complete paper.  Each of paper should be able to be read in 25 minutes (around 3000 words); abstracts should be no shorter than 250 words.

Prepare for blind review. Author name(s), affiliation(s), and contact information (email and phone number) should be given in a separate document; no such information is to be within the papers, abstracts or panel proposals.

If no panel is selected, we will select the four most promising submissions for the session.

Please send your submission to: Aaron Schiller ( or Carl Sachs (  Please direct all questions to Aaron or Carl.

Main site:

Deadline for Submissions: Friday, May 10 2013

Notification regarding submission status will be made on or before May 30, 2013.

Carl Sachs
WSS Secretary/Treasurer

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