CFP: Northwestern University Society for the Theory of Ethics and Politics (NUSTEP) Annual Conference

Submission deadline: February 15, 2023

Conference date(s):
June 1, 2023 - June 3, 2023

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Conference Venue:

Department of Philosophy, Northwestern University
Evanston, United States

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We welcome submissions from faculty and graduate students, as some sessions will be reserved for student presentations. Please submit an essay of approximately 4000 words. Essay topics in all areas of ethical theory and political philosophy will be considered, although some priority will be given to essays that take up themes from the work of Michelle Moody-Adams and Arthur Ripstein: democracy, equality, ethics of war, freedom, hope, justice, Kant’s political philosophy, liberalism, moral psychology, and philosophy of law. Essays should be prepared for blind review in word, rtf, or pdf format. Graduate submissions should be sent by e-mail to [email protected]; faculty submissions should be sent by e-mail to [email protected]. The deadline for submissions is February 15, 2023. Notices of acceptance will be sent by March 31, 2023. For more information, please contact Kyla Ebels-Duggan at the e-mail address above or visit our website: 

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