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AISB event Bulletin Item

CALL FOR PAPERS: 7th Arche / CSMN Graduate Conference, 2-3 Nov 2013, St Andrews, SCOTLAND

http://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/arche/acgc/index.shtml

CALL FOR PAPERS

7th Arch/CSMN Graduate Conference

University of St Andrews, 2-3 November 2013

We invite graduate students to submit high-quality papers in analytic 
philosophy to the Seventh Arch/CSMN Graduate Conference co-hosted by 
Arch, Philosophical Research Centre for 
Logic, Language, Metaphysics and Epistemology, and CSMN, Centre for the Study 
of Mind in Nature. Papers should be no longer than 4,200 words, and should 
include an abstract of no more than 200 words. Submission in the core research 
areas of Arch and CSMN are particularly welcome, i.e., Philosophy of Language, 
Philosophical Methodology, Philosophy of Logic, Epistemology, Metaphysics, 
Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Action/Rationality and Moral Philosophy. We 
especially encourage submissions from members of underrepresented groups in 
philosophy.

Keynote Speakers: Jennifer Hornsby (Birkbeck), Roger White (MIT)

Deadline for submissions: 19th of August 2013.

Notification of acceptance by 23rd of September 2013.

The conference will be held on the 2nd and 3rd of November 2013 at the 
University of St Andrews, Scotland.

Accommodation and travel expenses for speakers will be covered. All papers will 
have Arch, CSMN or University of St Andrews staff respondents and will be 
followed by open discussion.

For submitting papers and further information, please visit the conference 
website: http://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/arche/acgc/index.shtml