Call for Papers

Ex Nihilo


Sponsored by


The Undergraduate Philosophy Association

The University of Texas at Austin


Deadline: February 3, 2008


Ex Nihilo strives to publish the highest-quality undergraduate research

in significant areas of philosophy. All submissions are competitively

assessed through multiple tiers of peer review.


All submissions should defend a substantive philosophical thesis and

should display a close and clear inspection of pertinent texts. Selected

authors will be invited to our annual conference to critically defend

their argument against a qualified respondent.


Submissions should be 3500-5000 words in length, double-spaced, and documented using MLA style with an abstract of no more than 200 words. Please be sure to remove all identifying information from the submitted document and include a cover page with the following

information: full name, institution, major or degree plan, expected

graduation date, email address, phone number, and mailing address.

For more information including how to submit and your rights as an

author, please visit our website at:


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