Category Archives: Announcements

CFP: Feminist Philosophy: Time and History

Nordic Summer University | Umeå Center for Gender Studies | Department of historical, philosophical, and religious studies | Umeå University | March 15-17, 2016 Abstract deadline: 7th of December. Invited speakers: * Tuija Pulkkinen (Academy professor at the Department of philosophy, history and culture, Helsinki University) * Kristina Fjelkestam (Associate professor in gender studies, Stockholm University) * Claudia Lindén (Associate professor in literature, Södertörn University) * Sara Edenheim (Docent in

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CFP: Exploring Affect: Politics & The Ordinary in Druskininkai

CFP Exploring affect: Politics & The Ordinary Nordic Summer University | European Humanities University July 18th – 25th 2015 | Druskininkai, Lithuania Invited keynote speakers are Ben Highmore, professor of Cultural Studies at the University of Sussex, and Roberta Mock, professor of Performance Studies and Director of the Doctoral Training Centre in the Arts & Humanities at Plymouth University. Exploring

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CFP: EFAK XI: Philosophical Landscapes

EFAK XI: Philosophical Landscapes Tallinn University, May 8-9, 2015 EFAK XI, the Eleventh Annual Estonian Philosophy Conference, will take place in Tallinn, from 8 to 9 of May, 2015, organized by the Department of Philosophy, Tallinn University. This year’s topic is philosophical landscapes. Philosophical landscapes are distinct landscapes of historical experience. Although such landscapes can

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Call for Papers: Politics without Borders: A cross-disciplinary exploration of the challenges facing a globalised world

Students and young researchers associated with BALPHIN are invited to participate in the second annual Nottingham Postgraduate Conference Politics without Borders: A cross-disciplinary exploration of the challenges facing a globalized world on 12 June 2014 ,Engineering and Sciences Learning Center, University Park, University of Nottingham The School of Politics and International Relations is hosting an

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Jobs for Philosophers

The updated portal Jobs for Philosophers (found at philjobs.org) was launched some time ago. Jointly operated by the PhilPapers team and the APA, PhilJobs: Jobs for Philosophers (JFP) aims to bring together the best features of PhilJobs and Jobs for Philosophers. It is a freely available, comprehensive, international listing of jobs relevant to philosophers of

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Intensive Course: The Philosophy of Information: Computer and Information Technology Ethics (Master Level) | TLU

December 2 – 6, 2013 | Tallinn University | ECTS: 5 Duration: 5 days Students: 24 (max) Teachers: Oliver Laas (Tallinn University) | Katrin Laas-Mikko (University of Tartu) Registration: contact Regina-Nino Kurg via reginanino@yahoo.com. Purpose of the course: The primary goal of the intensive course for Master Level students is to introduce them to philosophical

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JOB: The Laurence Professorship of Ancient Philosophy (University of Cambridge)

The Board of Electors to the Laurence Professorship of Ancient Philosophy invite applications for this Professorship from persons whose work falls within the general field of ancient philosophy to take up appointment on 1 October 2014 or as soon as possible thereafter. Candidates will have an outstanding research record of international stature in ancient philosophy

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Philip Kitcher: Reconstruction in Philosophy – a Deweyan Program for the Twenty-First Century

Professor Philip Kitcher (Columbia) will give a set of six lectures with the title “Reconstruction in Philosophy: A Deweyan Program for the Twenty-First Century” at the University of Helsinki in 9-11 May 2012. The course is organized by the Nordic Pragmatism Network in cooperation with theoretical philosophy department at the University of Helsinki. For more

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New Left debates with M. M. Karlsson on how to prevent the capture of government by elites

The New Left debate series are inviting to participate in the public discussion “Democracy versus Elite Rule: the Road from Serfdom”, which will take place on Wednesday, 21 March at 6:30 pm at “La Boheme” (White room), Šv. Ignoto g. 4/3, Vilnius. The talk will be given in English with translation provided on site. The

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Essay Prize in Environmental Philosophy

Holmes Rolston III Early Career Essay Prize in Environmental Philosophy – Second annual competition. The International Society for Environmental Ethics (ISEE) and the Center for Environmental Philosophy invite submissions for its annual essay prize for scholars in the early stages of their career. The prize is named in honour of Professor Holmes Rolston III, for

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