CFP: 9th Annual University of Calgary Philosophy Graduate Conference
Submission deadline: February 9, 2020
April 30, 2020 - May 1, 2020
Department of Philosophy, University of Calgary
9th Annual University of Calgary Philosophy Graduate Conference
Call for Papers
Trusting relationships between science and the public:
Locating problems and generating solutions
Dates of Conference: April 30 – May 1, 2020
Keynote: Naomi Scheman (Minnesota)
The central question of this conference will be “How can we constructively criticize science from a variety of perspectives, without further damaging public trust in science?”
Paper topics may include but are not limited to:
· general philosophy of science
· trust and criticism of science
· feminist philosophy of science
· indigenous criticisms of science
· intersectional criticisms of science
· social epistemology
· environmental ethics
Submissions of papers of up to 3000 words (not including abstract or bibliography, but including footnotes/endnotes), prepared for blind review and suitable for a 20-minute presentation should be submitted to:
Organizers especially encourage submissions from members of marginalized groups.
Deadline for Submission: January 30, 2020 DEADLINE EXTENDED TO END OF DAY, FEB 9!
All speakers are invited to a conference dinner and any other social activities planned by conference organizers.