Wednesday, October 12, 2016

CFP: Kentucky Philosophical Association Annual Meeting 2017: General Meeting & Undergraduate Student Essay Contest



Kentucky Philosophical Association
Annual Meeting

In conjunction with the
Department of Philosophy and Religion,
 Eastern Kentucky University

Saturday, April 1, 2017
Eastern Kentucky University
Richmond, Kentucky

Keynote Address
Danielle Poe
University of Dayton

CALL FOR PAPERS—General Meeting
Submission requirements: Submissions on any philosophical topic are welcome.  Papers should not exceed 3,000 words and should be prepared for blind review. Include the following information as a cover page in a separate file:
1)     Title of paper.
2)     150-word abstract.
3)     Author’s name.
4)     Author’s institutional affiliation.
5)     Author’s email address.
6)     Indicate whether you would be willing to serve as a commentator should your paper not be accepted.
Please send submissions for the main program to Court Lewis at court.lewis@kctcs.edu with ‘KPA SUBMISSION’ appearing in the subject line. 

CALL FOR PAPERS—Student Essay Contest
Submissions: follow requirements listed above for submissions to the general meeting.
      Eligibility: This contest is open to any undergraduate student who attends a college or university in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Each contestant may submit one essay entry only.
      Awards: The first place winner will receive $100 and be asked to read the paper at the KPA annual meeting. The runner up will receive a letter of recognition from the Kentucky Philosophical Association.
Please send contest submissions to Katherine Johnson kjohnson@bellarmine.edu with “KPA STUDENT CONTEST SUBMISSION” appearing in the subject line. 

Deadline for both calls: January 27, 2017 (midnight CST)

For more information, contact: Court Lewis, Philosophy and Religious Studies, OCTC, 4800 New Hartford Rd, Owensboro, KY 42303. Email: court.lewis@kctcs.edu   

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Kentucky Philosophical Association 2016 Meeting: Program

Click here for PDF of Full Program

Kentucky Philosophical Association
Annual Meeting
April 16, 2016
Bellarmine University
Louisville, Kentucky

Keynote Speaker, 
(in conjunction with the Bellarmine University Ethics and Social Justice Center):

Charles Mills
Northwestern University
"Liberalism and Racial Justice" 

Full program details are in the PDF linked above. For more information, contact the KPA President, Matthew Pianalto at: Matthew(dot)Pianalto(at)eku(dot)edu.


Friday, September 4, 2015

CALL FOR PAPERS: Kentucky Philosophical Association Annual Meeting 2016 - Main Program & Student Essay Contest




Kentucky Philosophical Association
Annual Meeting
In Conjunction with the
Ethics and Social Justice Center,
Bellarmine University
Saturday, April 16, 2016
Bellarmine University
Louisville, Kentucky

Keynote Address:
Charles Mills
Northwestern University

CALL FOR PAPERS—General Meeting
Submission requirements: Submissions on any philosophical topic are welcome.  Papers should not exceed 3,000 words and should be prepared for blind review. Include the following information as a cover page in a separate file:
1)     Title of paper.
2)     150-word abstract.
3)     Author’s name.
4)     Author’s institutional affiliation.
5)     Author’s email address.
6)     Indicate whether you would be willing to serve as a commentator should your paper not be accepted.
Please send submissions for the main program to Matthew Pianalto at Matthew.Pianalto@eku.edu with ‘KPA SUBMISSION’ appearing in the subject line.

CALL FOR PAPERS—Student Essay Contest
Submissions: follow requirements listed above for submissions to the general meeting.
·         Eligibility: This contest is open to any undergraduate student who attends a college or university in the commonwealth of Kentucky. Each contestant may submit one essay entry only.
·         Awards: The first place winner will receive $100 and be asked to read the paper at the KPA annual meeting. The runner up will receive a letter of recognition from the Kentucky Philosophical Association.
Please send contest submissions to Court Lewis at court.lewis@kctcs.edu with “KPA STUDENT CONTEST SUBMISSION” appearing in the subject line.

Deadline for both calls: January 22, 2016 (midnight CST)

For more information, contact: Matthew Pianalto, Department of Philosophy & Religion, Case Annex 268, Eastern Kentucky University, 521 Lancaster Avenue, Richmond, KY 40475. Email: Matthew.Pianalto@eku.edu

Friday, July 10, 2015

KPA 2015 Summer Workshop

The KPA 2015 Summer Workshop will be held at Centre College (Danville, KY) on Wednesday, July 23-Thursday, July 24.

This summer workshop allows scholars to share and develop their philosophical work in more depth with the help of a critical but supportive community.

Information about the workshop can be found at the KPA 2015 Summer Workshop Website.

For more information, contact Eva Cadavid, Centre College, eva.cadavid@centre.edu.

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Program: Joint Meeting of the Kentucky Philosophical Association and the Indiana Philosophical Association

Kentucky Philosophical Association

Spring 2015 Meeting, 10-11 April
Held Jointly with the Indiana Philosophical Association (IPA)
Owensboro Community and Technical College in Owensboro, KY
Keynote Speaker
Kate Abramson
Indiana University
Meeting Information:

Full program, registration, and accommodation information is available at the IPA website and in PDF format here.
 
Congratulations to Taylor Shofner (Centre College), whose paper, "A Critical Examination of Plato's Developed Account of Knowledge," was the winning entry in the annual KPA Student Essay Contest.

Congratulations also to runner-up John Winstead (Western Kentucky).