From Pacific University:
CALL FOR PAPERS
15TH ANNUAL PACIFIC UNIVERSITY UNDERGRADUATE PHILOSOPHY CONFERENCE
April 15-16, 2011
Forest Grove, Oregon
The 15th annual Pacific University Undergraduate Philosophy Conference will be held April 15-16, 2011 on the campus of Pacific University, in Forest Grove, Oregon. The purpose of this conference is to provide a forum for the presentation of philosophical work of undergraduates to their peers. Papers are required to be of philosophical content, but there are no specific restrictions on subject matter within the arena of philosophical discussion itself. Papers should be approximately 3000 words (10-12 pages). Electronic submissions, including paper and abstract (Word documents), should be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org Submission deadline is February 1, 2011. Final decisions will be made by February 28, 2011.
This is strictly an undergraduate conference, with only undergraduates allowed on the conference program. The single exception is the keynote speaker. Past keynotes speakers have included: Paul Churchland, Hilary Putnam, John Searle, Keith Lehrer, Catherine Elgin, John Perry, Hubert Dreyfus, Jerry Fodor, and Alvin Plantinga. This year’s keynote talk following the conference banquet will be by Cora Diamond (University of Virginia).
The conference schedule will be as follows:
Friday, April 15:
Conference banquet 6:00-7:30pm;
“Philosophy Talk” 7:30-9:00pm.
Saturday, April 16:
Paper sessions 8:00-11:15;
Keynote talk 11:30-1:00
Conference luncheon 1:00-2:15;
Paper sessions 2:15-6:15.
Travel and lodging information can be found by going to the conference web site.
Registration costs: $40, payable at the conference. Three meals will be provided: Friday night banquet, Saturday breakfast and lunch.
For further information, contact Professor Boersema via email or by phone (503 352 2150) or by mail: Dept. of Philosophy, Pacific University, 2043 College Way, Forest Grove, OR 97116.