Tuesday, September 23, 2008

11th Annual Pitt-CMU Grad Conf

The graduate students of the University of Pittsburgh & Carnegie Mellon University invite submissions to:
The 11th Annual Pitt-CMU Graduate Student Philosophy Conference
Truth, Meaning, and Evidence
to be held 28 March 2009

Keynote Speaker
Hartry Field
Silver Professor of Philosophy
New York University

Faculty Speaker
To Be Announced
At a Later Date

All submissions of high quality will be considered. This year we encourage papers focused especially on the topics of Truth, Meaning, and Evidence.
This set of themes should be construed broadly and may among other things include questions concerning scientific (anti)realism, interpretation, decision theory, concept formation, representation, identity, philosophy of science, confirmation, vagueness, and philosophical logic.
• All submissions must be prepared for blind review. The paper must have no identifying information and must include at the top an abstract of no more than 250 words.
• Submitted papers must be no more than 4000 words in length.
• All papers must be submitted electronically as a .pdf or .doc. by December 1, 2008.

To submit papers go to www.pitt.edu/~philgrad/papers.html.

Further information may be found at http://www.pitt.edu/~philgrad/

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