Thursday, December 13, 2012

CFP: Kentucky Philosophical Association Spring 2013 Meeting

Kentucky Philosophical Association (KPA)
Spring 2013 Meeting
Call for Papers

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Saturday, March 23, 2013

Host:  Peter Fosl, Ph.D.
            Transylvania University
            Lexington, KY
Professor Richard Polt, Ph.D.
                   Department of Philosophy
                   Xavier University
Paper:       "A Heideggerian Critique of Cyberbeing"
Call for Papers – General Meeting
Submission:  Submissions on any philosophical topic are welcome. Papers should be no longer than 3,000 words, suitable for reading aloud, and 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 General Meeting submissions by email to Bob Sandmeyer at, with "KPA Submission" appearing in the subject line.

Call for Papers – Undergraduate Student Essay Contest
Submission:  Same conditions and requirements as listed above for the General Meeting.
·         Eligibility: Contest open to any undergraduate student who attends a college or university in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Only one essay may be submitted by each entrant.
·         Awards: the First Place Winner will receive $100 and be asked to read the essay at the KPA Spring 2013 Meeting. Runner-Up will receive a letter of recognition from the Kentucky Philosophical Association.
Please send Contest submissions by email to Audrey Anton at, with "KPA Student Essay Contest Submission" appearing in the subject line.

Deadline for both Calls:  February 1st, 2013

Contact:  Bob Sandmeyer, Department of Philosophy, University of Kentucky, 1429 Patterson Office Tower, Lexington, KY  40506-0027, 859-257-7749,