CFP: 1st Annual LSU Philosophy Ethics Conference

Submission deadline: February 21, 2020

Conference date(s):
March 13, 2020 - March 14, 2020

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Conference Venue:

Department of Philosophy and Ethics Institute, Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, United States

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The Department of Philosophy and Ethics Institute invite papers for the 1st Annual LSU Philosophy Ethics Conference entitled “Speaking of Ethics: Thought, Discourse, and the Other.” Keynote address by Alexander Duff, University of North Texas: "Heidegger and the Language of Politics." 

The conference will take place March 13-14 at the French House on campus. Submissions concerning any area of philosophical ethics, broadly construed, are welcome. 

Please send submissions of up to 3000 words with abstracts up to 250 words to [email protected]

Papers should be prepared for blind review in a .doc or .docx formatted in 12 pt. Times New Roman, 1” margins on all sides, footnotes (10 pt. Times New Roman), justified block quotes. Please title the email subject line “LSU Philosophy Ethics Conference 2020 Submission” and include your name, academic affiliation, email address, paper title, word count, and an abstract in the body of the email. Deadline for submissions is February 21st 2020. 

Participants will be notified of accepted papers on February 28th 2020. Presentation time slots will be twenty minutes each, with an additional thirty minutes for Q&A.

Accommodations for the conference may be arranged at Hotel Lod Cook located on campus at 3828 West Lakeshore Drive, Baton Rouge, LA 70808. For arrangements contact (225) 383-2665 or book online at 

Further questions may be referred to [email protected].

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