Conferences

The 8th Annual Felician Ethics Conference: Call for Papers

April 26, 2014
Rutherford Campus of Felician College (Rutherford, NJ)

The 8th annual meeting of the Felician Ethics Conference will be held at the Rutherford Campus of Felician College on Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 9am to 5:30pm at 223 Montross Avenue, Rutherford, NJ 07070. Macalester Bell (Columbia University), author of Hard Feelings: The Moral Psychology of Contempt (Oxford, 2013), will be speaking on “Honor, Respect, and Contempt.”

Submissions on any topic in moral philosophy (broadly construed) are welcome, not exceeding 25 minutes of presentation time (approximately 3,000 words). Please send submissions via email in format suitable for blind review by March 1, 2014 to: felicianethicsconference@gmail.com. Please submit fully finished papers, not abstracts or proposals.

Please direct any questions about the Felician Ethics Conference to Irfan Khawaja, (201) 559-6000 (ext. 6288) or felicianethicsconference@gmail.com. For more information, please view the informative handout.

4th Annual CUNY Undergraduate Philosophy Conference

April 5, 2014
LaGuardia Community College (Long Island City, NY)

The Philosophy Program, in coordination with the Philosophy Club, at LaGuardia Community College is pleased to announce the fourth annual CUNY Undergraduate Philosophy Conference to be held at LaGuardia on April 5th, 2014. The Keynote speaker will be Professor Jacqueline Scott. Dr. Scott is an Associate Professor at Loyola University Chicago; her areas of interest include Nietzsche, Race Theory, African American Philosophy and Chinese Philosophy.

Papers in any area of philosophy are welcome as long as the primary author is an undergraduate. Papers should be suitable for 15-20 minute presentations. Selected papers from the conference will appear in The Gadfly, a publication of the philosophy club, available both in print and online.

Submissions should be sent to lagccphilosophy@gmail.com no later than March 21st, 2014.

Mid-Hudson Valley Undergraduate Philosophy Conference

April 4-5, 2014
Poughkeepsie, NY

The Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies at Marist College will host the Fourth Mid-Hudson Valley Undergradute Philosophy Conference April 4-5, 2014. Undergraduates are encouraged to submit papers on any topic in philosophy. The conference accepts at most six papers, and there are no concurrent presentations. Please send papers of no more than 3,000 words by February 15, 2014.

They are accepting electronic submissions by attachment in PDF or MS Word format. Please send submissions to James Snyder at james.snyder@marist.edu. For more information, view the flyer.