Central States Philosophical Association (CSPA) Annual Meeting

April 29, 2022 - April 30, 2022
Department of Philosophy, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

315 Louise Pound Hall, UN-Lincoln
Lincoln 68588
United States

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The Central States Philosophical Association (CSPA) invites submissions of papers, in any area of philosophy, to be presented at our next meeting, which will be held on April 29th and 30th, 2022, at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln, where the keynote speaker will be Jennifer Morton (University of Pennsylvania).   

Papers should be no longer than 3,000 words.

You need not be a member of an institution in the central states area to participate.

Submissions should be sent by e-mail, using the subject heading “CSPA submission,” to [email protected]

The deadline for submissions is December 15th, 2021 January 15, 2022.  Decisions are expected by the end of January 2022.  (EDIT:L Due to several requests, we have extended the deadline for submissions to January 15, 2022.)    

Submissions should include two separate documents:

i.               A cover page that includes the title of the paper, the author’s name and email address, an abstract for the paper (not longer than 150 words), and the philosophical area for the paper (e.g. aesthetics, feminist philosophy, philosophy of law).

ii.             A copy of the paper, prepared for blind review, with all identifying information removed (including in the file name and file properties).

All documents should be sent as Word or PDF files. 

Suggestions and questions regarding the program, including suggestions for commentators and session chairs (including self-nominations), should be directed to CSPA Vice-President Sarah Robins at [email protected] 

Questions concerning local arrangements should be directed to CSPA President John Brunero [email protected]


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