CFP: 7th Annual Calvin College-Grand Valley State University Undergraduate Philosophy Conference

Submission deadline: January 29, 2019

Conference date(s):
March 29, 2019

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Conference Venue:

Philosophy, Calvin College
Grand Rapids, United States

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Keynote Speaker:

Noël Carroll

(City University New York)

“Forget Taste”


Calvin and GVSU’s philosophy conference is a two-day event held each year to promote excellence in philosophy. In addition to keynote lectures from leading contemporary philosophers, the conference provides students an opportunity to present and receive rigorous feedback on their own work in the form of formal comments from a peer and Q&A. 


Participants: The conference is free of charge and open to the public. 

Papers: Accepting papers on all topics in philosophy.
Contact: For further questions about the conference, contact Zach Tenney: 



Only papers written by undergraduate students will be accepted. Submission deadline is Tuesday, January 29, 2019. All papers are subject to blind review. Include detachable title page with name, title, and institution. The paper itself should include the paper title and a short abstract but no name or name of institution. 

Submit papers as attachments in pdf/word.doc format to Andrew Spear at: 

Papers should be prepared to be read within 30-40 minutes. Each paper will be assigned a student commentator. 

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