Indiana Philosophical Association

Indiana Philosophical Association

Fall 2016 Meeting, 11-12 November
Prindle Institute for Ethics/Depauw University
Greencastle, Indiana

Keynote Speaker

Jason Stanley

Yale University

Meeting information is listed below the CfP

Our call for papers is available here (PDF).

Call for Papers
The IPA invites submissions in any area of philosophy, but see special sessions below. Submitted papers should be (i) no more than 3000 words, (ii) prepared for blind review, and (iii) accompanied by a separate page that includes title, author information (name, affiliation, and contact information), and an abstract not exceeding 150 words. Materials should be submitted to Prof. Charlene Elsby at . Suggestions for commentators and session chairs (including self-nominations) are also welcome.

Special Sessions
The IPA invites submissions for the following two Special Sessions:

  • Social and Political Philosophy
  • Ancient Philosophy
Papers submitted for a special session should be identified as such on the title sheet and in your email.

Graduate Paper Prize
The IPA will present an award to the best paper submitted by a graduate student. The award will be accompanied by a cash prize of $100. Graduate student papers submitted for the competition should be identified as such on the title sheet.

Deadline for Submissions: 1 September 2016
Deadline for Notifications: 7 October 2016

Meeting Information

Conference Registration.
The registration fee for the conference is $20 (or $10 for graduate students). Fees may be paid by cash or personal check at the conference. (Sorry, neither credit card payment nor advanced registration is available.)

Lodging Information.
A block of rooms is reserved for conference participants at the Holiday Inn Express in Cloverdale, which is a fifteen minute drive from the meeting site. Its address is 1017 N. Main St., Cloverdale, IN 46120. Use the code "DPC" to get the conference rate. The hotel will hold rooms in our block until October 14. Be advised that there is a home game that weekend.

Driving Directions.
The meetings will take place at Prindle Institute for Ethcis. View Google Maps directions between the Holiday Inn Express and the Prindle Institute here. The map also identifies places to eat in Greencastle.

Parking is free on campus.

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