Tuesday, February 28, 2012

SDSU Undergrad Conference

The San Diego State University's Philosophy Department is pleased to announce the very first San Diego State Undergraduate Conference in Philosophy located right here in San Diego. The focus of this year's conference will be on Philosophy in Contemporary Life.

Possible questions addressed: What is the purpose of philosophy in contemporary life? How is philosophy informed by contemporary culture? How can philosophy affect contemporary life? What are some philosophical issues present in the contemporary world?

Keynote Speaker:
Dr. Noël Carroll,
Distinguished Professor of Philosophy
CUNY Graduate Center

Paper submissions:
Please prepare your abstract of no more than 150 words for blind review and submit electronically, along with a cover letter including name, title and institutional affiliation to sdsuphilconfug@gmail.com by March 23rd. Applicants will be notified of decisions in early-April.

Department of Philosophy | San Diego State University | 5500 Campanile Drive San Diego, CA 92182-6044
Conference Contacts: mark.wheeler@sdsu.edu and paras.nikolas@gmail.com

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