Tuesday, May 8, 2018

CFA: Kentucky Philosophical Association Summer 2018 Pedagogy Workshop

Kentucky Philosophical Association (KPA)
Summer 2018 Pedagogy Workshop

August 11, 2018
Hosted at Centre College, Danville, KY

Call for Abstracts
Submissions deadline June 15, 2018

The KPA invites the submission of abstracts for workshops on teaching philosophy at the
high school, undergraduate and/or graduate level. We invite faculty, graduate students,
and independent scholars to share in the opportunity to present and discuss their current
work on philosophy pedagogy. Some preferred topics are: issues relevant to teaching in
Kentucky and surrounding states; teaching a diverse student body (religious, gender,
racial, ethnic, international, physical disabilities, learning disabilities); teaching
philosophy using interdisciplinary methods; online/distance learning or hybrid/flipped
classroom styles/strategies.

Abstracts should be 200 words or less. Each participant will have 60 minutes for their

Please email submissions to Eva Cadavid at eva.cadavid@centre.edu with the subject line “KPA 2018 workshop abstract”. Include in the email the following information:

1. Title of the workshop
2. 150-word abstract (attached as a pdf)
3. Author's name
4. Author's institutional affiliation (if applicable)
5. Author's email address
6. Indication whether campus housing will be necessary

Registration fee for the workshop is $25 and covers continental breakfast, lunch, and a
mid-afternoon snack.

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Kentucky Philosophical Association 2018 Meeting Program

Click here for a PDF of the full program.

The 2018 annual meeting of the Kentucky Philosophical Association will be held on Saturday, April 14, 2018, at Thomas More College, in Crestview Hills, KY.

Keynote Address:
Arnold Farr, University of Kentucky

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

CFP: 2018 Kentucky Philosophical Association Annual Meeting & Student Essay Contest

Kentucky Philosophical Association
Annual Meeting

In conjunction with the
Department of Philosophy at Thomas More College and Gateway Community and Technical College

Saturday, April 14, 2018
Thomas More College
Crestview Hills, Kentucky

Keynote Address
Dr. Arnold Farr
University of Kentucky

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 Kate Johnson at kjohnson@bellarmine.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 Dr. Clint Jones at clintwj1s@gmail.com with “KPA STUDENT CONTEST SUBMISSION” appearing in the subject line. 

    Deadline for both calls: January 31, 2018 (midnight CST)
    For more information, contact: Kate Johnson, Department of Philosophy, Bellarmine University, 2001 Newburg Road, Louisville, KY 40205 Email: kjohnson@bellarmine.edu   

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Kentucky Philosophical Association 2017 Meeting: Program

Click here for PDF of the Full Program

Kentucky Philosophical Association
Annual Meeting
April 1, 2017
Eastern Kentucky University
Richmond, Kentucky

Keynote Speaker:
Danielle M. Poe 
University of Dayton
"Practicing Philosophy" 

Full program details are in the PDF linked above. For more information, contact the KPA President, Court Lewis at: Court(dot)Lewis(at)kcts(dot)edu

Wednesday, February 1, 2017