CFP: 18th Annual Southern Appalachian Undergraduate Philosophy Conference

Submission deadline: December 3, 2016

Conference date(s):
February 11, 2017

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Conference Venue:

Department of Philosophy, UNC Asheville
Asheville, United States

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Our conference provides a professional style philosophical forum for aspiring undergraduates to present significant and original work. All papers will be evaluated by blind review process. At the conference, judges from universities with important graduate programs will determine prizes for the top three presentations [1st place--$175; 2nd place--$125; 3rd place--$100]. 

Please submit each of the following as a separate MS Word file to [email protected]:

  •   a paper

  •   an abstract

  •   a separate cover sheet with name and affiliation

    Papers on any philosophical topic are welcome. Papers should be designed for a 20 minute presentation time [approximately 10 standard double-spaced pages]. The paper should not contain the author's name or institutional affiliation.

    Abstracts should be attached to the paper, should be one paragraph, double spaced, no more than 150 words. These abstracts should not contain the author's name or institutional affiliation.

    Cover sheets should be on a separate sheet, and should contain the title of the paper, the author's name, and the author's institutional affiliation, address, e-mail address, and phone number.

    Submissions must be received by Friday, November 18, 2016 Participants will be notified by Friday December 9, 2016

    For submissions or further information, please contact:

    Dr. Duane H. Davis
    Department of Philosophy, CPO # 2830, UNCA One University Heights
    Asheville, NC 28804-3251
    [email protected] 

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