LSU Philosophy Conference




The Graduate Students of Louisiana State University’s Philosophy Department invite submissions for our First Annual Philosophy Conference.  Papers in any area of Philosophy are welcome, from any philosophical tradition; submissions from graduate and undergraduate students will be considered.  The conference will be held April 11-12, 2008, on the Baton Rouge campus of LSU. 


Please submit papers as an attachment to an email, with ‘submission’ in the subject line, in .pdf or .doc format to:


Submission deadline:  March 13, 2008


We are pleased to announce that François Raffoul will deliver our keynote address:  “The Question of Ethics in 20th Century Continental Philosophy”


Presentations are limited to 30 minutes, so papers should be no more than 15 pages, and should be suitable for blind review—with no identifying information on the pages of text.  Please include a detachable cover sheet with your name, a 250 word paper abstract, university affiliation, and email address.


The conference organizers will arrange accommodations for presenters in the homes of graduate students. 


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