From the directors of the Intermountain West Graduate Philosophy Conference:
We invite submissions of quality papers by graduate students (first-rate undergraduate papers may be considered). The conference will be hosted April 7th through 9th, by the University of Utah Philosophy Department. Papers from any field in mainstream philosophy will be considered, and should be limited to 4,000 words. Each presentation will be scheduled for one hour, and will include commentary and a period for Q&A.
Keynote Speaker: Michael Thompson, University of Pittsburgh
Plenary Speaker: Justin McBrayer, Fort Lewis College
Submission Deadline: January 15, 2011
I. Cover letter:
– Presentation title
– Author’s name
– Institutional affiliation
– Topic area of paper (e.g., Ethics, Metaphysics, Epistemology, etc.)
– Contact information (email and telephone number)
II. Paper should be prepared for blind review, accompanied by an abstract (of no more than 150 words), and submitted in .doc or .pdf format.
Please send all submissions, as well as questions about the conference, to IWGPC2011@gmail.com.