CFP: 20th Annual Southern Appalachian Undergraduate Philosophy Conference

Submission deadline: November 28, 2018

Conference date(s):
February 8, 2019 - February 9, 2019

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Conference Venue:

Department of Philosophy, UNC Asheville
Asheville, United States

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Announcing the Call for Papers for the

20th Anniversary Session of the

Southern Appalachian Undergraduate Philosophy Conference

The University of North Carolina at Asheville

February 8-9, 2019

 Our symposium 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 award prizes for the top three presentations.

We are honored to announce that our judge and keynote speakers this year will be:

Dr. Vrinda Dalmiya [University of Hawai’i]

Dr. Chris Cuomo [University of Georgia]

In addition, in celebration of 20 years of wonderful undergraduate

conferences, we will be holding an opening reception on Friday Feb. 8

for all participants and any alumni of the UNCA Philosophy Program

or of the conference.

 Please submit each of the following as separate MS Word files to

¨  a paper (approximately 10 pages or 3000 words)

¨  an abstract (150-200 words)

¨  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 Monday, NOVEMBER 26, 2018

Participants will be notified by December 15, 2018

For submissions or further information, please contact:

Dr. Melissa Burchard

Department of Philosophy, CPO # 2830, UNCA

One University Heights

Asheville, NC 28804-3251

Sponsoring Organizations include: The Deryl Howard Memorial Fund, the Office of the Deans,

The UNCA Philosophy Club, The NC Epsilon Chapter of Phi Sigma Tau, The Thomas

Howerton Distinguished Professorship of Humanities & The UNCA Philosophy Department

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