CFP: Inquiry Network Workshop

Submission deadline: February 29, 2024

Conference date(s):
July 26, 2024 - July 27, 2024

Go to the conference's page

Conference Venue:

Department of Philosophy, Vanderbilt University
Nashville, United States

Topic areas


The Inquiry Network, in partnership with Vanderbilt University, is hosting a workshop on inquiry at Vanderbilt on July 26-27, 2024. Confirmed speakers include Julia Staffel, Christoph Kelp, and Dennis Whitcomb.

We invite submissions of anonymized abstracts (up to 1,000 words) on any topic related to the philosophy of inquiry. For example, papers might address topics such as:

·      Norms of inquiry.

·      The relationship between inquiry and interrogative attitudes such as curiosity and suspension of judgment.

·      The relationship between inquiry and attention or salience.

·      The semantics and pragmatics of questions.

·      Virtues and vices of inquiry.

·      Inquiry in specific domains, such as scientific inquiry or philosophical inquiry.

·      Historical approaches to inquiry (for example, work on the American Pragmatists, ancient Pyrrhonians, etc.).

·      Ethics of inquiry.

Please submit anonymized abstracts (up to 1,000 words) by February 29, 2024 to [email protected].

Supporting material

Add supporting material (slides, programs, etc.)