Thursday, January 15, 2009

Stockholm Graduate Conference

The 1st Stockholm Philosophy Graduate Conference
May 29-30, 2009, Stockholm University, Stockholm


We invite submissions of papers by graduate students to a conference, hosted on May 29-30, 2009, by the Stockholm University Philosophy Department.

Papers on any topic in philosophy are welcome. Submissions will be selected according to argumentative strength, clarity, originality, and accessibility to a general philosophical audience. Participating papers will be given 55 minutes (30 minutes talk, 10 minutes commentary, and 15 minutes open discussion). Where possible, commentary will be by a faculty member.

Keynote Speakers
Tim Crane (University College London)
Katalin Farkas (Central European University, Budapest)
Folke Tersman (Uppsala University)

Submission Deadline: February 2nd, 2009
Notification of Acceptance by March 2nd, 2009

Submission Guidelines
Papers should not exceed 4.000 words in length and be prepared for blind refereeing. Be aware of the fact that the software you use may automatically insert identifying elements; please have them removed (under “Properties in MS Word).

Please send the following to
(as separate attachments in .doc or .pdf format):

I) A cover letter containing the following information:
i) Author’s name
ii) Title of paper
iii) Institutional affiliation
iv) Contact information (email, phone number, mailing address)
v) Word count
vi) The area(s) of the paper (e.g. metaphysics, epistemology, ethics, etc…)

II) The paper itself, with a title page containing the title of the paper and an abstract of no more than 150 words (free of identifying information).

All questions relating to the conference should be sent to

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