CFP: NY MAP Conference: "Oppression and Resistance"
Submission deadline: July 11, 2018
October 12, 2018 - October 13, 2018
New York University
New York, United States
The Minorities and Philosophy (MAP) chapters of Columbia, the CUNY Graduate Center, the New School, NYU, Princeton, and Rutgers invite submissions for a fall conference with the theme ‘Oppression and Resistance’. The conference will feature philosophical talks related to this theme and practical workshops on topics related to activism and philosophy.
Keynote: José Medina, Walter Dill Scott Professor of Philosophy at Northwestern University
To apply, please compete the following by July 11, 2018:
1) Send an extended abstract of ~1,000 words (.pdf or .doc), prepared for blind review, suitable for a 45 minute presentation to a general philosophical audience to firstname.lastname@example.org.
2) Provide your contact information by completing this google form.
We encourage applications from groups underrepresented in philosophy, including individuals underrepresented on the basis of gender, race, sexual orientation, class, and disability. We will be able to provide housing for speakers and engaged participants with graduate students (if requested) and to offer limited travel funding.
Please see our separate Call for Engaged Participants below under "supporting documents".