Indiana Philosophical Association


Purdue University Campus

Indiana Philosophical Association

Fall 2017 Meeting, 10-11 November
Purdue University
West Lafayette, Indiana

Keynote Speaker

Elizabeth Harman

Princeton University

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. Matthew Carlson at carlsonm@wabash.edu. Suggestions for commentators and session chairs (including self-nominations) are also welcome.

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

  • Metaphysics and Epistemology
  • 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 2017
Deadline for Notifications: 7 October 2017


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.)


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