Tuesday, February 24, 2009

THE SOUTHWESTERN PHILOSOPHICAL SOCIETY

CALL FOR PAPERS
71st ANNUAL MEETING OF
THE SOUTHWESTERN PHILOSOPHICAL SOCIETY
November 13-15. 2009
Dallas Magnolia Hotel, Dallas, TX

Papers on any theme or problem in philosophy are welcome. Presented papers are published in the Society's journal, Southwest Philosophy Review.

The Society gives an annual award of $100 to the best paper accepted for the program written by a graduate student or recent Ph.D. (degree granted within three years of the meeting.) Authors who are eligible for the prize should indicate this on the cover page of their submission.

Submissions: Papers may not exceed 3000 words in length, and submissions should include a word count and 150 word abstract (not counted in total) on the title page. Papers exceeding this length will not be considered. Papers should not contain any information identifying their authors. On a separate document, please submit the following: author's name, affiliation, email address and phone number. If submitting electronically, any identifying information must be on a separate file. NOTE: Word documents can sometimes reveal the author's identity through word tags. Microsoft explains how to change or erase these here: http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/word/HA100240611033.aspx#1

Membership: You must be a member to present. To join the society, send inquires to:

Randy Auxier, Secretary/Treasurer
Department of Philosophy
Southern Illinois University, Carbondale
Carbondale, Il 62901-4505
E-mail: drauxier@yahoo.com

Deadline: Papers must be received by end of the day, July 1, 2009, Pacific Time.

Format: Electronic submissions to swpssubmissions@gmail.com are required. They MUST be in Word (.DOC), or .RTF format; papers submitted in any other format cannot be processed.

Please direct any other questions or comments to

Dr. David Hildebrand
Department of Philosophy, Box 179
University of Colorado Denver
P.O. Box 173364
Denver, CO 80217-3364
303.556.8558
hilde@yahoo.com
http://davidhildebrand.org

Websites:
SWPS: http://www.southwesternphilosophical.com/
2009 Conference Location: http://www.magnoliahoteldallas.com/dallas.aspx

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