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 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 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:   

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.