CFP: IAPh 2021: Defining the Future, Rethinking the Past: Women Philosophers on Economics, Technology Environment and Food

Submission deadline: February 29, 2020

Conference date(s):
July 18, 2021 - July 21, 2021

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Conference Venue:

Center for the History of Women Philosophers and Scientists, Paderborn University
Paderborn, Germany


Call for Papers

XXVIII. World Congress of the International Association of Women Philosophers

IAPh 2020: Defining the Future, Rethinking the Past

For more than 40 years, IAPh has encouraged and promoted women’s research in philosophy. We are a global network for all women who work in philosophy. IAPh covers all philosophical disciplines, feminist philosophy as well as the history of women philosophers. The slogan of our 2020 conference encourages contributions on philosophy of economics and technology and seeks to assemble the ideas of women philosophers on the most challenging questions of our future.

Main themes of IAPh 2020 are philosophy of economics, technology, ecology, and the history of philosophy.

We welcome submissions on the following sub-disciplines: Analytical Philosophy; Philosophy of Mind; Ontology; Metaphysics; Phenomenology;Logic and Philosophy of Science; Value Theory; Ethics and Aesthetics; Social and Political Philosophy; Philosophy of Religion.

We also encourage applications for workshops.

If you would like to give a paper at IAPh 2020, please submit an abstract of 500 words (max.) per participant plus title page with author details and the section to which you submit your abstract (e.g., section 3 b) and a short CV to Please indicate whether your submission is for a workshop or a section. Sections are thematically open, whereas workshops are dedicated to a specific topic.

Please check our webpage for a list of workshops we offer.

Ø  Conference dates: July 19-22, 2020

Ø  Conference venue: Paderborn University, Paderborn, Germany

Ø  Deadline for all submissions: February 29, 2020

Ø  Notification of acceptance: April 1, 2020

Ø  Conference fee:

-   IAPh-members 65 € (reduced fee 30 € for students etc.)          

-   non-members 100€ (reduced fee 50€ for students etc.)

IAPh Board 2018-2020: Chris Sanchez, Madrid ES; Mary Ellen Waithe, Cleveland/Washington US; Xiao Wei, Beijing CH; Karen Green, Melbourne AUS; Kim Hei-sook, Seoul KR; Christina Schües, Lübeck GER; Cintia Martinez Velasco, Mexico City MX; Martina Reuter, Jyvaskyla FN; Ruth Hagengruber, Paderborn GER.

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