Tuesday, May 17, 2011

CFP: Dialectic issue on "Science and Mathematics"

Dialectic is a student journal run by the University of York Philosophy Society. It has received international attention, and aims to provide Philosophy students (and enthusiasts!) a forum to air their ideas to a wider audience.The next issue is due to be released in the autumn term and we are now taking submissions for publication.

The topic for discussion in the Autumn issue is 'Science and Mathematics'. Essays should be strictly philosophical in nature, and relatively light on the Scientific and Mathematic terminology. Three essays of 1000 words, and two of 1500 words will be published. Further details on submissions can be found on the Dialectic website (www.dialecticonline.wordpress.com).

Please email all submissions to dialecticsubmissions@gmail.com, and any further enquiries can be sent to dialecticyork@gmail.com. The cut off date for submissions is Monday June 20th.

Happy philosophising!

Harry Evans
Editor, Dialectic

Wednesday, May 4, 2011

6th Annual Undergraduate Philosophy Conference at SIUE

6th Annual Undergraduate Philosophy Conference at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Keynote Speaker:

Professor Eric Brown from the Washington University

The Department of Philosophy and Phi Sigma Tau (Illinois Pi Chapter) of Southern Illinois University Edwardsville are pleased to announce that they will be hosting the 6th Annual Undergraduate Philosophy Conference, November 4th-5th, 2011. All undergraduate students are encouraged to submit papers on any topic of philosophical interest.

Submission Deadline: September 30th, 2011
Submission Guidelines:
• Papers should be 12-15 pages in length (20-25 minutes
presentation time).
• All personally identifying information should be removed from
the body of the paper.
• A cover sheet including your name and contact information should
be attached separately.
• Electronic submissions only; they should be emailed to:
blueck@siue.edu (Subject Line: “Undergraduate Conference Submission”)
• For compatibility reasons, please be sure to save the files
in .rtf or .doc

Please visit our website for further information and updates about our conference:
http://www.siue.edu/artsandsciences/philosophy/upc


If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Dr. Bryan Lueck at blueck@siue.edu.