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AISB event Bulletin Item

CALL FOR PAPERS: Salzburg Conference for Young Analytic Philosophy, 12-14 Sep 2013, Salzburg, AUSTRIA

http://www.sophia-conference.org/

Salzburg Conference for Young Analytic Philosophy: SOPhiA 2013
September 12-14, 2013
Department of Philosophy (Humanities), University of Salzburg, Austria

Aim. The organizers aim to provide the opportunity for students and doctoral
candidates of Philosophy to get in touch with prospective or well
established philosophers, take a first peek into the philosophical business,
and to attend interesting presentations. Contributions in every discipline
of philosophy (epistemology, ethics, logic, metaphysics, philosophy of
religion, philosophy of science etc.) are welcome. As customary in analytic
philosophy, contributors should make use of understandable language as well
as rational argumentation. Beside the conference presentations there will be
a workshop on Mathematical Philosophy.

Keynote Speakers
* Catarina Dulith Novaes (requ.; University of Groningen)
* Ole T. Hjortland (MCMP, LMU Munich)
* Martin Kusch (University of Vienna)
* Herlinde Pauer-Studer (University of Vienna)

Call for papers. Students and doctoral candidates (pre-doc) of philosophy
are hereby encouraged to submit an abstract not exceeding 2000 characters in
German or English which should be suitable for a presentation of
approximately 20 minutes in length (plus 10 minutes discussion). Please
submit your abstract with a biographical note and a short CV attached in a
seperate document at http://www.sophia-conference.org/ until June 9, 2013.
Attendees are asked to apply at the same site before the conference.

Deadline: June 9, 2013
Notification until: June 21, 2013
Website: http://www.sophia-conference.org/